6 days in Mid-Ohio Valley Itinerary

6 days in Mid-Ohio Valley Itinerary

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Fly to Yeager Airport, Drive to Parkersburg
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Parkersburg
— 1 night
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Point Pleasant
— 1 night
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Wheeling
— 3 nights
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Parkersburg

Parkersburg is a city in and the county seat of Wood County, West Virginia, United States. On the 19th (Mon), look for gifts at Berdine's Five and Dime, delve into the lush surroundings at North Bend State Park, and then let the kids burn off some steam at City Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Blennerhassett Museum, stroll around Fort Boreman Park, then contemplate the long history of Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park, and finally make a trip to Point Park.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Parkersburg sightseeing planning app.

Washington DC to Parkersburg is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Parkersburg when traveling from Washington DC in October, with lows around 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Point Pleasant.

Things to do in Parkersburg

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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Point Pleasant

Point Pleasant is a city in and the county seat of Mason County, West Virginia, USA, at the confluence of the Ohio and Kanawha Rivers. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Point Pleasant River Museum, immerse yourself in nature at Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, then see the interesting displays at Mothman Museum, and finally learn about all things military at U.S. Navy Poster Museum.

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You can drive from Parkersburg to Point Pleasant in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Point Pleasant are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Wheeling.

Things to do in Point Pleasant

Museums · Parks · Nature
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Wheeling

Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. Take a break from Wheeling with a short trip to Palace of Gold in Moundsville, about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: try your luck at Wheeling Island Racetrack and Gaming Center, let little ones run wild at Oglebay Park, steep yourself in history at Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex, and take in the views from Suspension Bridge.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Wheeling itinerary maker website.

Drive from Point Pleasant to Wheeling in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Wheeling can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Fun & Games

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