7 days in New Jersey's Skylands Region & West Virginia Itinerary

7 days in New Jersey's Skylands Region & West Virginia Itinerary

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Flemington
— 1 day
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Weston
— 2 nights
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Charleston
— 3 nights
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Wheeling
— 1 night

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Flemington

Flemington ©
Flemington is a borough in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Duke Farms, then stop by Barkley's Gourmet Marketplace, and then do a tasting at Unionville Vineyards.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Flemington vacation builder tool.

Newark to Flemington is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Flemington, with lows of 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Flemington

Parks · Wildlife · Wineries · Shopping

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Wildlife Area
Duke Farms
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Winery / Vineyard
Unionville Vineyards
4.3
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Barkley's Gourmet Marketplace
4.7

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Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 19th (Mon), examine the collection at Museum of American Glass, steep yourself in history at WVU Jackson's Mill Farmstead, then contemplate the long history of Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc., and finally pause for some photo ops at Iron Horse Statue. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at West Virginia State Wildlife Center, then take in the exciting artwork at Appalachian Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Weston road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Flemington to Weston takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Weston are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Weston

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Charleston is the capital and the largest city in the U.S. Escape the urban bustle at New River Gorge National River and Hawks Nest State Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Battle Run Beach and Blenko Glass Co. Venture out of the city with trips to Babcock State Park (in Clifftop) and Sandstone Falls (in Sandstone). Next up on the itinerary: get a sense of history and politics at West Virginia State Capitol.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Charleston online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Weston to Charleston in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Wheeling.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Must see
Battle Run Beach
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Waterfall
Sandstone Falls
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Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. On the 24th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Oglebay Institute Glass Museum, steep yourself in history at West Virginia Penitentiary, then contemplate the long history of Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum".

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Wheeling trip planner.

Drive from Charleston to Wheeling in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wheeling

Museums · Historic Sites

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