The Unique Park Everyone In West Virginia Should Visit At Least Once

Oglebay Park is a self-supporting public municipal park located in Wheeling, West Virginia. The park totals 1,650 acres and contains historical buildings, golf courses, tennis courts, swimming pools, gardens, a nature center, a zoo, and more. The park is named after Earl W. Oglebay, who deeded his estate, Waddington Farms, to the city of Wheeling for the express purpose of public recreation.

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:

Oglebay Resort & Conference Center is located at 465 Lodge Drive, Wheeling, WV 26003. You can make reservations or find out more by calling 877-436-1797, or visit their website.

For another great West Virginia resort, check out Smoke Hole Caverns.