The Magnificent Overlook In West Virginia That’s Worthy Of A Little Adventure

If you haven’t traveled to West Virginia’s Droop Battlefield State Park in a while (or ever), then add this historic park and its astounding overlook to your bucket list this season. With a lookout tower that’s fun for the entire family, trails that follow in the footsteps of Civil War soldiers, and its own cranberry bog, this state park can easily fill a day with engaging activities.

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Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park is located near Hillsboro – a mere 25 miles north of Lewisburg and 15 miles south of Marlinton. Learn more on the official website of West Virginia State Parks.

Address: 683 Droop Park Road, Hillsboro, WV, 24946