Mountains & Lakes Country
The Mountains and Lakes Country region is in
. Buckwheat is produced in Bruceton Mills, and is available in local stores from mid-September through December.
Morgantown is in Monongalia County,
and is the county seat. It is home to the West Virginia University Mountaineers.
Fairmont, nicknamed the "Friendly City", is a city of 19,097 people in
Clarksburg, also called the "Jewel of the Hills", is a city of 16,743 people in
Summersville is a town of 3,294 people in
. Summersville is on US-19, between Fayetteville and Weston.
Sutton is a town of 1,011 people in
. It's located in Braxton County, which is known as "the Geographic Center of West Virginia".
Weston is a town of 4,317 people in
. It's a great base for getting to nearby Stonewall Jackson State Park, and it's also a good destination for glass collectors and history buffs.
Clay is a town of 593 people in
. Local residents, enamored of its small-town charm, sometimes call it "Clayberry".
Richwood is a city of 2,477 people in
. Originally a lumber town - hence the name - Richwood now bills itself as a mountain vacation getaway and a convenient entry point to the
Monongahela National Forest
and the Cranberry Wilderness.
Buckhannon is a city of 5,725 people in
, and the only incorporated community in Upshur County.
Shinnston is a city in Mountaineer Country - north-central West Virginia. This is Mid-Atlantic region on some maps and South on others.
Kingwood is a town of around 3000 in Preston County,
Grafton is a city in north central West Virginia. It is the county seat of Taylor County.
Hotels Near Mountains & Lakes Country
Town & Country Homes
Maxime's At The Inn
The Preston County Inn Hotel
The Heldreth Motel Kingwood
Cheat Canyon Campground
Around Mountains & Lakes Country
Kingwood Plaza Shopping Center
West Virginia Division of Forestry Preston County Field Office
Heldreth Motel Kingwood
Saint Sebastians Catholic Church
Kamp Central Ambulance Service Incorporated Station 15
West Virginia State Police Troop 1 Kingwood Detachment
Mountains & Lakes Country Resources
Mountains & Lakes Country – Mapcarta
Preston County, West Virginia – Wikipedia
Mountains & Lakes Country – Wikivoyage
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
- Marcel Proust
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