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Get Outdoors in Greater Parkersburg, West Virginia

Get Outdoors in Greater Parkersburg, West Virginia

07/01/2019 11:24AM CDT

Nestled in the Ohio River Valley near the Appalachian Mountains, Greater Parkersburg, West Virginia has a lot to brag about: The nation’s largest colony of red-headed woodpeckers. The confluence of the Ohio and Little Kanawha rivers. Protected habitats for endangered fanshell and pink mucket mussels. The horseshoe curve of the North Fork of the Hughes River. Read More

NEW! Sternwheeler & Trolley Tours To Henderson Hall

NEW! Sternwheeler & Trolley Tours To Henderson Hall

06/13/2019 12:03PM CDT

The Valley Gem Sternwheeler of Marietta, Ohio will offer sightseeing trips to Henderson Hall June through October each Tuesday and Thursday. Guests will enjoy a sternwheel and trolley ride to the Hall grounds and tour the beautiful and well-preserved Henderson Family home.Read More

5 Unconventional Destinations

5 Unconventional Destinations

04/24/2019 9:29AM CDT

Haunted happenings, quirky shops, and historic collections are all part of a visit to Greater Parkersburg, West Virginia. If you’re looking for an unconventional destination take a look at these five great stops.Read More

Downtown Doin’s - An Afternoon in Downtown Parkersburg

Downtown Doin’s - An Afternoon in Downtown Parkersburg

03/29/2019 9:18AM CDT

Only have an hour or two in the area? Check out a few points of interest in downtown Parkersburg before getting back on the road! Take a self-guide walking tour through the historic homes district, see oddities such as “burning glass” at the Blennerhassett Museum, or appreciate the exquisite works of art at the Parkersburg Art Center and more! Read More