7 days in West Virginia Itinerary

7 days in West Virginia Itinerary

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7 days in West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Beckley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Snowshoe
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Weston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Elkins
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
+2
train + subway + Fly:  7​h
End: Miami

1
night
Beckley

Beckley ©
Beckley is a city in and the county seat of Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. On the 28th (Fri), hit the slopes at Winterplace Ski Resort, then stop by Tamarack, and then examine the collection at Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Beckley trip itinerary tool .

Miami to Beckley is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In December, Beckley is colder than Miami - with highs of 46°F and lows of 30°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Snowshoe.

Things to do in Beckley

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Winterplace Ski Resort
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Winterplace Ski Resort ©
Winterplace Ski Resort
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia ©

1
night
Snowshoe

Snowshoe ©
Snowshoe is an unincorporated community in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States, centering on the Snowshoe Mountain ski resort. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park and then hit the slopes at Snowshoe Mountain Resort.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Snowshoe route planning website .

You can drive from Beckley to Snowshoe in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Snowshoe can reach 42°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Weston.

Things to do in Snowshoe

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park
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Snowshoe Mountain Resort ©
Snowshoe Mountain Resort
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park ©
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park

2
nights
Weston

Weston ©
Weston is a city in Lewis County, West Virginia, United States. On the 30th (Sun), get a taste of the local shopping with West Virginia American Art Glass, then see the interesting displays at Museum of American Glass, and then steep yourself in history at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Appalachian Glass, look for all kinds of wild species at West Virginia State Wildlife Center, and then have fun at Stonewall Resort Recreation.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Weston online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Snowshoe to Weston takes 2 hours. In December in Weston, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 31°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Elkins.

Things to do in Weston

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

West Virginia State Wildlife Center, Stonewall Resort Recreation
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Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum ©
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
Appalachian Glass ©
Appalachian Glass
Museum of American Glass ©
Museum of American Glass

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Elkins

Elkins ©
Elkins is a city in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Elkins Depot Welcome Center, then take in the awesome beauty at Bickel Knob Observation Tower, and then identify plant and animal life at Dolly Sods.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Elkins trip maker site .

Getting from Weston to Elkins by car takes about an hour. In December, daytime highs in Elkins are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Elkins

Parks Wildlife Museums
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Dolly Sods ©
Dolly Sods
Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc. ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Harpers Ferry online route planner .

You can drive from Elkins to Harpers Ferry in 3.5 hours. January in Harpers Ferry sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 22°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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