Braxton & Lewis Counties

Top 10 Must-See Stops

  1. Stonewall Resort: In Roanoke, this lakeside resort offers an airy Adirondack lodge, championship golf, spa, restaurants, boating and more.
  2. Café Cimino Country Inn: One of West Virginia’s finest restaurants and B&Bs with a world-renowned chef, this quaint Inn is just minutes from Interstate 79.
  3. Lambert’s Vintage Winery: In Weston, take a winery tour, then relax in rocking chairs beside the fireplace while you sip and savor.
  4. Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum: Heritage and ghost tours are scheduled year ’round at this former sanctuary for the mentally ill, now a National Historic Monument in Weston.
  5. Lascaux Micro-Theater: In Buckhannon, first-rate foreign and independent films are the Friday night fare at this tiny movie house.
  6. Summersville Lake Retreat & Lighthouse: Play or stay here with both rentals for fun on the water and a variety of lodging options, just don’t skip of the unique lighthouse!
  7. Appalachian Glass: Watch as glass gets turned into beautiful pieces of handcrafted art before your very eyes when you book a studio tour here.
  8. Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park: This official Civil War Discovery Trail is located on the rim of the Gauley River Canyon, minutes from Summersville Lake.
  9. West Virginia Wildlife Center: Watch animals interacting with their native habitats at this unique French Creek zoo. The river otter exhibit is a highlight.
  10. Artistry on Main: Local artists manage this co-op and sell pottery, wirework, sculptures and more. Pick up unique creations or take lessons in basket weaving or needle felting.

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