Welcome to Grant County, West Virginia!
The Heartbeat of the Potomac Highlands
Whether you seek thrilling outdoor adventure or simply wish to relax in the tranquility of a country setting, you’ll find an abundance of recreational opportunities in Grant County, West Virginia where warm hospitality and a friendly, welcoming environment await. From spectacular mountain vistas and exceptional trout fishing to the many unique local shops and galleries offering WV made giftware and crafts, there are activities to suit every visitor from the outdoor enthusiast, to the avid shopper, and everyone in between. Accommodations range from luxurious log cabins with private hot tubs, to riverside cottages, to quaint country bed and breakfasts, allowing those looking for a romantic getaway, as well as families looking for a memorable vacation spot, to find exactly what they want. Grant County is also host to several nationally recognized attractions including Dolly Sods Wilderness Area, Smoke Hole Caverns, and the North Fork Mountain Trail. The area is rich in history with a variety of historical structures and sites of importance including Fort Mulligan, one of the few remaining Civil War earthen forts. Annual events popular among visitors to the region include elegant Dinner Trains, the Spring Mountain Festival in late April, and the Christmas Festival of Lights holiday light display in Welton Park.
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