National Forests

Breathtaking vistas, calming country roads and cliffside waterfalls – discover the awe-inspiring beauty found in West Virginia’s national forests. Located in the North-Central highlands of Almost Heaven, the Monongahela National Forest covers nearly 1 million acres of the state and is one of the most ecologically diverse areas in the country. Sister forests dot the landscape in Southern West Virginia. Together, these lands offer the unparalleled scenic views and an inside look at raw nature, preserved and unspoiled.

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