Whether you’re looking to take a trip or to take in the scenic views of West Virginia, there are several train rides in West Virginia where you can do either. In no particular order, here are 8 tourist or travel train options in the Mountain State worth checking out.

Have you been on any of these train rides in West Virginia? Which one was your favorite? Let us know about your experience, or if there are other train rides in West Virginia worth the ride, in the comments. We would love to hear from you.

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What are some of the best day trips in West Virginia in the winter?

When the weather turns cold, it is easy to want to stay indoors. But there are numerous trips and places to visit in West Virginia in winter that are worth checking out. Get ready to hit the road for one of the following:

  • Snowshoe Mountain Resort
  • The Greenbrier
  • A Wheeling Nailers Hockey Game
  • West Virginia State Museum
  • Winterplace Ski Resort
  • Helvetia for Fasnacht


What are some of the best things to do in West Virginia in the summer?

When it’s summer in West Virginia and you are looking for things to do, there are plenty of unique options, no matter your interests. Make sure you put some of the following options on your summer bucket list:

  • Picnic at a covered bridge
  • Go whitewater rafting
  • Take a dip in a hot spring
  • Ride in a hot air balloon
  • Walk across a 900-foot canyon at New River Gorge
  • Take a train ride

Be sure to check out the article for more details on each of these activities and several more suggestions for things to do in West Virginia in the summer.

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