The City of Elkins has much to offer as an outdoor town. It is a large enough town that has amenities like a regional hospital, a variety of restaurants, specialty shopping, grocery stores, and brand name hotels, but it is small enough to retain the charm of a historic country town. Elkins' location just on the edge of Monongahela National Forest puts it in the heart of West Virginia's renowned outdoor recreation resources. The mountains, forests, rivers and rocks near Elkins are a big part of the culture and experience for those who live here as well those who visit.
Check out the descriptions and details below for all the outdoor recreation resources near Elkins.