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Wetzel County WV Attractions is a
Do It Yourself or Do It Together Adventure

Exploring Wetzel County WV is a do it yourself or do it together adventure. Nestled among the foothills of the Alleghenies between the mountains and the river, scenic Wetzel County is one of West Virginia’s best-kept secrets with its many attractions with the first frontier Trail along the river and country roads, rippling creeks, forest and farmlands to explore. Wetzel County WV tourism offers you a gateway to the world of nature and hometown charm.

Wetzel County retains its frontier flavor and modern city life is a world away from this landscape of country roads, rippling creeks and small towns. New Martinsville’s imposing cut stone County Courthouse is in the downtown historic district. The tree-lined riverfront adjacent to the 1840 riverboat landing is reminiscent of past times. Victorian era architecture is plentiful in old new Martinsville. [...]

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Your Adventure Begins in Historic
Moundsville West Virginia

If you are looking for a unique getaway or vacation, historic Moundsville West Virginia is the perfect place. Whether you’re looking for a haunted, heritage, cultural, historic or outdoor experience, Moundsville has it all. Sitting in the heart of Moundsville, the Former West Virginia Penitentiary is a gothic-style thrill! The imposing fortress encompasses more than 10 acres, and throughout its 119-year history, saw riots, murders, and the execution of nearly 100 prisoners through either hanging or electrocution. Explore the grounds and see the rows of cramped 5 ft. by 7 ft. cells that often held up to four people. For braver souls, the penitentiary also offers Ghost Adventures!

Located across the street from the Penitentiary is the Grave Creek Mound. The greatest monument of America’s ancient people, the Grave Creek Mound is one of the largest and most famous of the burial [...]

Visit Wheeling
Friendliness and Good Service Await You
with Wheeling WV Tourism

Why Wheeling? “Why not” seems like the more appropriate question. Wheeling WV quite literally has a little bit of everything, from great bars and a casino to great history. Whether you are looking for a golf getaway with the guys, a night out with the girlfriends, or an affordable family vacation, Wheeling is the perfect destination.

Anyone interested in American history can appreciate Wheeling, since the city served as a pivotal point in both the Revolutionary and the Civil Wars. Visitors can see where West Virginia became a state in 1863 at Independence Hall, and the Suspension Bridge also has a lot of history behind it.

The city is perfect for families, because Oglebay Resort has West Virginia’s only zoo and dozens of cabins for a weekend getaway. The resort features three different golf courses – including one designed [...]

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