The Small Town In West Virginia You’ve Never Heard Of But Will Fall In Love With

There’s nothing quite like life in small-town West Virginia, where a sense of community is strong, and people are still in touch with traditions from generations past. You’ll find that charming atmosphere in Pickens, West Virginia, in the remote forests of Randolph County.

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Visit the town’s website to find out about more upcoming events, and to learn more information about visiting the town.

You won’t find any restaurants in Pickens, so if you get hungry, pay a visit to the nearby town of Helvetia. It’s a Swiss settlement home to the tasty Helvetia Hutte, which serves traditional Swiss cuisine.