5 New Year’s Day Hikes In West Virginia State Parks That Will Start Your 2020 On The Right Foot

New Year’s Day is right around the corner. Before we know it, we’ll bid a fond farewell to 2019 and say hello to a whole new decade. While most of us probably already have plans for New Year’s Eve, we might not be as set on what to do on New Year’s Day. Kick the new decade off on the right foot with a day outdoors on one of these five hikes in West Virginia.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you ever done a First Day hike in West Virginia? Do you have favorite hikes in West Virginia? Share your experience in the comments! If you prefer setting off on your own, here are 11 picturesque trails that are perfect for winter hiking in West Virginia.

Address: 1584 Blackwater Lodge Rd, Davis, WV 26260, USA
Address: 680 State Park Rd, Hacker Valley, WV 26222, USA
Address: North Bend State Park Lake, West Virginia, USA
Address: 49 Hawks Nest Rd, Ansted, WV 25812, USA
Address: 1240 Paul E Malone Rd, Grafton, WV 26354, USA