9 days in West Virginia Itinerary

9 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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Pipestem
— 1 night
2
Lansing
— 2 nights
3
Marlinton
— 2 nights
4
Davis
— 2 nights

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Pipestem

Pipestem ©
Pipestem is an unincorporated community in Summers County, West Virginia, United States. On the 15th (Sat), examine the collection at Hinton Railroad Museum, thenadmire the sheer force of Brush Creek Falls, and then admire the majestic nature at Pipestem State Park.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Pipestem trip planner.

Bruceton Mills to Pipestem is an approximately 4-hour car ride. In August in Pipestem, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lansing.

Things to do in Pipestem

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Brush Creek Falls, Hinton Railroad Museum
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Brush Creek Falls ©
Brush Creek Falls
Hinton Railroad Museum ©
Hinton Railroad Museum

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Lansing

Lansing ©
Lansing is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. On the 16th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Whipple Company Store and Museum, hike along White Oak Rail Trail (Oak Hill Trail), thenwhizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Endless Wall Trail. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at New River Gorge National River, contemplate the waterfront views at Wildwater Expeditions, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Hawks Nest Rail Trail.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Lansing travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pipestem to Lansing in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Marlinton.

Things to do in Lansing

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Oak Hill, New River Gorge National River, Whipple Company Store and Museum, Hawks Nest Rail Trail
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New River Gorge National River ©
New River Gorge National River
Zipline
Whipple Company Store and Museum ©
Whipple Company Store and Museum

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Marlinton

Marlinton ©
Marlinton is a town in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Seneca State Forest, thentake an in-depth tour of Pocahontas County Historical Society Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Marlinton Railroad Depot. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: immerse yourself in nature at Watoga State Park, thenget to know the fascinating history of Greenbrier River Trail, and then immerse yourself in nature at Beartown State Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Marlinton trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Lansing to Marlinton by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Lansing in August, expect nights in Marlinton to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Davis.

Things to do in Marlinton

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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Davis

Davis ©
Davis is a town in Tucker County, West Virginia, along the Blackwater River. Attractions like Blackwater Falls State Park and Mountain Trail Rides Horseback Riding & More make great kid-friendly stops. Explore hidden gems such as Herrington Manor State Park and Fairfax Stone State Park. Step out of Davis with an excursion to Swallow Falls State Park in Oakland--about 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Cathedral State Park, identify plant and animal life at Little Canaan Wildlife Management Area, and take in the exciting artwork at WVHighlands Artisan Gallery.

To find photos and other tourist information, use the Davis vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Marlinton to Davis takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Marlinton in August, expect nights in Davis to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Davis

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Oakland, Cathedral State Park
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Blackwater Falls State Park ©
Blackwater Falls State Park
Mountain Trail Rides Horseback Riding & More ©
Herrington Manor State Park ©
Herrington Manor State Park

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