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This West Virginia State Park Will Transport You Back To The Good Old Days

West Virginia has plenty of fascinating history, but sometimes it’s hard to visualize what life was like so long ago. Fortunately, there’s one state park in Marion county ready to take you back in time… back before television and smartphones, when life was just a little more straightforward. Learn about life in the early days at Pricketts Fort State Park.

Find out more about the upcoming events at the Pricketts Fort State Park Facebook page or call (304) 363-3030.

Pricketts Fort State Park is located at 88 State Park Rd, Fairmont, West Virginia.

For another spot in West Virginia to experience a sense of history, check out the tiny town of Harpers Ferry, which has some fascinating stories from the Civil War days.

Rachel Whetstone
Rachel is proud to live in wild and wonderful West Virginia. She enjoys nature walks, photography, and discovering new restaurants all around the state.