Here Are 20 Reasons Why West Virginians Are Proud – And Rightfully So

If you have ever broken down on the side of the road (which I have many times), I hope that you break down somewhere like WV. I wouldn’t even be stopped on the side of the road for 5 minutes before people would start pulling over asking what they could do to help! Not only that, while you’re sitting there waiting on your ride, take in some of the beautiful scenery that more than likely surrounds you. Nearly 75% of West Virginia is covered by forests, so you will more than likely have some nature to gaze upon! Here are twenty reasons why us West Virginians should be proud!

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:

West Virginia is one of the most beautiful places in America, especially in the fall! I only wrote about 20 reasons to be proud of West Virginia, but I honestly could have written a million more. My home state is amazing! What are some things that you are proud of as a West Virginian?