West Virginia Travel Regions
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|West Virginia: Northern Panhandle: Outdoor Adventures|
Castlemans Run Lake
Wildlife Management Area
Limited hunting and trapping; fishing on a 22-acre lake.
Grand Vue Park
Atop the highest point in the city, this county park features cabins with commanding views, an 18-hole par three golf course, swimming, hiking, cross country skiing, mountain bike rentals.
Heritage Bike and Jogging Trail
Enjoy 17 miles of paved trails along the Ohio River and other waterways.
The Jug Wildlife Management Area
Excellent warm water fishing and hunting for deer and small game on 2,075 acres.
Lewis Wetzel Wildlife Management Area
Trout stocked in North and South Forks of Fishing Creek at this 12,000-acre area. Camping and hunting.
Wheeling, (304)243-4000, (800)624-6988, (800)633-9975 (from Canada),(800)CALL WVA
This elaborate 1,500-acre municipal park features a deluxe lodge with several restaurants, cabins, three golf courses, nature center, tennis, indoor and outdoor swimming, boating, hiking, garden center, skiing, museum, science theater and a 65-acre children's zoo.
Tomlinson Run State Park
New Manchester, (304)564-3651,
Fishing, swimming and boating on 33 acres of ponds and lakes. Camping, tennis, miniature golf, water slide and picnicking.