Explore A Little Known West Virginia State Park Where History Comes Alive

Off the beaten path in central West Virginia, there’s an under-rated state park that truly is one of Almost Heaven’s hidden gems. It offers beautiful views, quiet trails, and several fascinating historical sites, some of which date all the way back to the 1700s – yet you might never have even heard of it before!

To learn more about this little-known West Virginia gem, visit the WV State Parks Watters Smith Memorial website. Have you explored it yet? As you probably know, it’s not the only historic park around. There’s also Pricketts Fort State Park, which is a similar attraction located a little farther north, in Fairmont. What’s your favorite historic site to visit in the Mountain State?

Address: Watters Smith State Park, Lost Creek, WV 26385, USA

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