Country Roads Take Me Home

Country roads take me to a well-deserved escape. They take me to less traveled trails leading to unspoiled wilderness. And to uncrowded, tranquil places where I can stretch out and breathe in fresh air. See where country roads can take you in West Virginia.

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Welcome to West Virginia

The Mountain State is home to spirited small towns, undiscovered hidden gems and world-class outdoor adventures. In West Virginia, let country roads lead you far away from everything. And a little closer to heaven. Feel free to stay awhile.


Did you know West Virginia is home to America's newest national park?

The New River Gorge has always been a celebrated landmark in the Mountain State, but now it gets recognition as the country's 63rd national park. From action-packed adventures like whitewater rafting, rock climbing and miles of hiking trails, to the southern hospitality of uncrowded mountain towns, the New River Gorge is the next hidden gem to discover.

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West Virginia was made for social distancing. It’s the third most forested state, and the only state completely within the Appalachian Mountain Range. There is room to roam while exploring some of the state’s most iconic landmarks, like Dolly Sods, Seneca Rocks or the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve.

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Get Paid $12,000 to Take a Permanent Vacation to West Virginia

Meet the Ascend WV remote worker program–offering $12,000 cash, a year of free outdoor recreation and a slice of Almost Heaven. Explore the upcoming Ascend WV towns today before they open for applications in the coming months.

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Happening now in #AlmostHeaven West Virginia