6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

6 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
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Marlinton
— 1 night
3
Lewisburg
— 1 night
4
Lansing
— 1 night
5
Weston
— 1 night

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): trek along Appalachian National Scenic Trail. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, take some stellar pictures from The Point, don't miss a visit to John Brown's Fort, thenstop by True Treats Historic Candy, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Harpers Ferry trip itinerary builder tool.

Newark to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. July in Harpers Ferry sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Marlinton.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Appalachian National Scenic Trail ©
Appalachian National Scenic Trail
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church ©
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church

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Marlinton

Marlinton ©
Marlinton is a town in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. On the 7th (Tue), immerse yourself in nature at Watoga State Park, hike along Greenbrier River Trail, and then admire the majestic nature at Beartown State Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Marlinton road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Harpers Ferry to Marlinton takes 4 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Harpers Ferry in July: high temperatures in Marlinton hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lewisburg.

Things to do in Marlinton

Parks Nature Outdoors

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Greenbrier River Trail
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Watoga State Park ©
Watoga State Park
Beartown State Park ©
Beartown State Park

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Lewisburg

Lewisburg ©
Lewisburg is a city in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA. On the 8th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum, stroll the grounds of Confederate Cemetary of Lewisburg, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smooth Ambler Distillery, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at The Greenbrier.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lewisburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marlinton to Lewisburg takes 1.5 hours. While traveling from Marlinton, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lewisburg, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lansing.

Things to do in Lewisburg

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Smooth Ambler Distillery, The Greenbrier
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The Greenbrier ©
The Greenbrier
Smooth Ambler Distillery ©
Smooth Ambler Distillery

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Lansing

Lansing ©
Lansing is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the history at Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, visit a coastal fixture at Summersville Lake Lighthouse, thentake in the dramatic natural features at New River Gorge National River, and finally trek along Endless Wall Trail.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Lansing trip planner.

You can drive from Lewisburg to Lansing in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Lansing

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

New River Gorge National River, Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, Summersville Lake Lighthouse
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Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park ©
Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park
New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Summersville Lake Lighthouse ©
Summersville Lake Lighthouse

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 10th (Fri), examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, thensteep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, and then do a tasting at Lambert's Vintage Wines.

To find maps and more tourist information, use the Weston trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Lansing to Weston takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Weston can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Weston

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Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Lambert's Vintage Wines ©
Lambert's Vintage Wines

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