- Our list of the best things to do in Elkins, West Virginia, features the top 25 nearby activities — including 10 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Elkins, WV has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Elkins, WV , followed by 16 popular activities in nearby cities, including Davis, Buckhannon, Philippi and Seneca Rocks
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A live theater in the Elkins area, Gandy Dancer Theater and Conference Center hosts numerous events throughout the year. They are most known for their mystery dinner shows and special holiday performances.
The American Music Theater offers a variety of music show with a new show each season. Selections include a two-hour premier show incorporating many mountain music favorites, an American Music Show including the music of Elvis and Louis Armstrong, Dailey & Vincent bluegrass shows, and others.
On the New Tygart Flyer, passengers can take a 4-hour, 46-mile round trip train ride through mountain wilderness. Leaving from Elkins, passengers experience deep mountain ravines, an 'S' curve tunnel and get to see the 'High Falls of Cheat' waterfall.
Situated on over 900,000 acres, Monongahela National Forest features trails suitable for hiking and mountain biking along with RV and tent campsites. It can also be used for fishing, hunting, picnics, wildlife viewing and cross-country skiing.