Canaan Valley Resort State Park

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Canaan Valley Resort State Park

West Virginia

(304) 866-4121

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Things To Do

Overview

Situated in one of the most scenic and tranquil settings in the Mid-Atlantic - with unlimited recreation and family-focused activities - Canaan Valley Resort is a four-season destination providing the perfect escape from the pressures of daily life. Fifteen miles long by three miles wide, Canaan Valley is the highest mountain valley east of the Rocky Mountains, with a base elevation of 3,100 feet. Canaan Valley Resort is nestled on a plateau overlooking the valley, offering sweeping views of the surrounding peaks.

Map of Canaan Resort (WV)

Latitude, Longitude: 39.019184, -79.444885

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Activities

  • Boating

    The Ohio and Kanawha rivers are popular for owners of pleasure boats.

  • Bicycling

    "Beautiful and challenging" best describes the hundreds of miles of West Virginia's roadways that are available to the adventurous cyclist.

  • Auto/Motorcycle

    Contact the park for more information.

  • Camping

    Spend the night at the campgrounds of Canaan Valley Resort ... voted among the "50 Great Places to Stay for a Dream Weekend" in Washingtonian Magazine. They offer 34 paved, wooded sites with full hookups. Enjoy extra amenities such as a comfort station with laundry and shower facilities and a discharge station for self-contained units.

  • Caving

    For cave tours visit Lost World Caverns, Organ Cave, Smoke Hole Caverns, Seneca Caverns.

  • Climbing

    Rock Climb near by at ACE Adventure Resort, Rivers Whitewater Rafting, and Cheat River Outfitters.

  • Golfing

    18 hole course available.

  • Hiking

    The park has 18 miles of trails.

  • Horseback Riding

    Contact the park for more information.

  • RVing

    Spend the night at the campgrounds of Canaan Valley Resort ... voted among the "50 Great Places to Stay for a Dream Weekend" in Washingtonian Magazine. They offer 34 paved, wooded sites with full hookups. Enjoy extra amenities such as a comfort station with laundry and shower facilities and a discharge station for self-contained units.

  • Tennis

    Contact the park for more information.

  • Water Sports

    Contact the park for more information.

  • Winter Sports

    Winter activities include skiing, airboarding, ice skating, cross country skiing, and snow tubing.

Directions

Driving

From the north I- 79 South to Rt. 33 (Weston). East on Rt. 33 to Harman. From Harman, take Rt. 32 North to Canaan Valley. From the south I-77 North of Beckley. Rt. 19 North to I-79. I-79 North to Weston. East on Rt. 33 to Harman. From Harman, take Rt. 32 North to Canaan Valley. From the east Rt. 66 West to I-81 South. I-81 South to 55 West at Strasburg. Follow Rt. 55 West to Harman, WV. From Harman, take Rt. 32 North to Canaan Valley. From the west Rt. 50 East to Clarksburg. South on I-79 to Weston. East on Rt. 33 to Harman. From Harman, take Rt. 32 North to Canaan Valley. GPS Coordinates are:North 39 degrees 01.450′ • West 079 degrees 27.889′

Phone Numbers

Primary

(304) 866-4121

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