Watch The Sun Set On An Almost Abandoned Ghost Town From This Easy-Access Overlook Hiding In West Virginia
There are so many beautiful overlooks in West Virginia, including many of the famed New River Gorge. But it’s always a thrill to stumble across a new one that gives you a unique glimpse of the Mountain State. That’s the case for many when they discover the Concho Rim Overlook. Not only is the Concho Overlook easy to get to – you can drive right to it or take a short, half-mile stroll – but it also provides a unique view of an impressive bend in the New River right at the fascinating old mining town of Thurmond, West Virginia.
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For more details, consider checking out what others have to say about Concho Rim Overlook on Alltrails and Google Maps. You may also be interested in learning more about the options available at the neighboring ACE Adventure Resort as well!
Address: Oak Hill, WV 25901, USA
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