WV Posted in West Virginia June 12, 2015 by Katherine 13 Reasons Living In West Virginia Is The Best – And Everyone Should Move Here There are a lot of reasons West Virginia is a great place to live. I’m sure we all have our reasons why we love living here. These are a few of mine. 1. There's much history here. Mark Fickett Like at Harpers Ferry, the scene of John Brown's Raid, one of the triggering events of the Civil War. 2. We know how to party. Flickr user: Governor Earl Ray Tomblin Like this party we threw in 2013 for our 150th birthday. 3. We love adventure. Flickr user Sherry Ezhuthachan From white water rafting the New and Gauley rivers to rock climbing and zip lining, there's no shortage of adventure in the Mountain State. 4. We have hip small towns. City of Lewisburg Like Fayetteville and Lewisburg, which have each been named "Coolest Small Town." 5. And hip cities. Tim Kiser If small town life doesn't suit you, we have really cool cities, too. Like Charleston and Huntington. 6. And great sports teams. John Duffy Like the Mountaineers football and the Thundering Herd basketball and Power baseball. 7. There's great music. Brian Blauser From Mountain Stage to the Vandalia Gathering to our local bands and musicians, there are always opportunities to hear great music in the Mountain State. 8. Autumn here will take your breath away. Forestwander The colors on the trees are so beautiful. 9. And did we mention winter? Forestwander Because that's pretty spectacular too. 10. And spring? Forestwander You get the picture. Every season is beautiful in its own way when you're living in West Virginia. 11. So much nature. Jason Pratt From hiking to hunting and fishing, there are plenty of ways to enjoy nature in West Virginia. And there's a ton of forestland to wander through. 12. Even the starts look more beautiful here. Forestwander Look how beautiful this night sky is. 13. We have the best people in the world. Jimmy Kuhn While we have a lot of natural beauty, the people here really are our best natural resource. What do you think are the best things about living in West Virginia?