Follow In The Footsteps Of Our First President Along This Historic West Virginia Trail

Throughout his life, George Washington blazed a trail of deeds across this country, directly and indirectly influencing events and people along the way, and West Virginia is part of that heritage. Now, you can follow the trail he blazed by traveling the Washington Heritage Trail.

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For more information about the trail, including a map and detailed description of every stop along the way, visit their website here.

Have you followed the Washington trail? What were your favorite parts? Feel free to comment below and join the discussion.

To learn more about West Virginia history, check out this Civil War battle that nearly destroyed an entire town.