Blackwater Falls State Park is named for the falls of the Blackwater River whose amber-colored waters plunge five stories then twist and tumble through an eight-mile long gorge. These scenic falls are the centerpiece for the park and is the most photographed location in WV. The high altitude location within the Monongahela National Forest offers mild summer temperatures and a variety of winter outdoor recreation opportunities.
Canaan Valley Resort and Conference Center is four-season resort offering ski, snowboarding, tubing, cross-country skiing and ice-skating in the winter and golf, geocaching, Eurogbunge, climbing wall, paintball, skate park and miles of scenic hiking in the spring and summer. Additionally we offer 17,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space 250 guest rooms and 23 cabins and cottages with wood burning fireplaces.