State parks in West Virginia include Babcock, Blackwater Falls, Cass Scenic Railroad and Seneca State Forest. Other parks include Stonewall Resort, Panther WMA, Droop Mountain Battlefield and Prickett's Fort. More » Geography United States The South

The West Virginia Department of Natural Resources, which in 1990 was renamed to the Division of Natural Resources, is responsible for the conservation and management of wildlife, providing outdoor recreation venues, and ... More » Science Environmental Science

Twin Falls State Park is located in Wyoming County, West Virginia. The address of the park is RR 97, PO Box 667, Mullens, West Virginia, 25882. From the West Virginia Turnpike, the park is about 32 miles west of Exit 42. More »

Coal has traditionally been West Virginia's leading industry, but chemical manufacturing and biotech also make up a significant portion of the state's economy, as of 2015. The aerospace and automotive industries are also... More »

The John Brown Wax Museum, Blackwater Falls State Park, Fort Mill Ridge Civil War Trenches and Museum, Historical River Tours – Harpers Ferry, and Wilderness Voyageurs are tourist destinations in West Virginia. Jen’s Sou... More » Geography

Some tourist attractions in West Virginia are the New River Gorge National River, Blackwater Falls State Park, the West Virginia Penitentiary and the West Virginia State Museum at the Culture Center. Other tourist attrac... More » Geography

In addition to its distinction of being the only region in the United States to achieve statehood by presidential proclamation, West Virginia can boast of several other unique facts. The average elevation of the state ni... More » Geography United States The South