There’s A Little Slice Of Heaven Right Here In West Virginia And You’ll Want To Visit

It may not be possible to actually climb a mountain to heaven, but there is one place in West Virginia that the next best thing. The closest you can get is Red Spruce Knob in Monongahela National Forest. While you are up there, you can look across the landscape of this beautiful state in a way that’s just not possible anywhere else. You may be just a person anywhere else, but up there you get a glimpse through the eyes of a god.

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/

For more information about Spruce Knob, including directions, visit the the Spruce Knob page of USDA.gov here.

Have you ever been on top of Spruce Knob? What are some of your favorites spots in Monongahela National Forest? Feel free to comment below and join the discussion.

To learn more about West Virginia, check out this grand mountain drive that will lead you to the best views in the state.