Our state parks get a lot of attention, and for good reason, but West Virginia’s astounding nature preserves deserve some love, too! And Yankauer Nature Preserve, located along a remote stretch of the Potomac River between Shepherdstown and I-81, is an excellent example.

For more information about Yankauer Nature Preserve, visit their website. Have you explored Yankauer or any of West Virginia’s other Nature Preserves? Which do you recommend? Here’s another of our favorites!

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