The Only Place Where You Can Have A Tropical Vacation Without Ever Leaving West Virginia

Generally, a “tropical vacation in West Virginia” is not a phrase typically uttered — but there is one place where the notion is perfectly sound. It is Summersville Lake, and they don’t call it the “Little Bahamas of the East” for nothing.

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:

For more information about Summersville Lake and its neighboring campground, check out their web page here. Have you ever been to Summersville Lake? Feel free to comment below and tell us about your visit.

Does Summersville Lake sound like fun? Check out this striking blue lake that will make your summer magical.