- The list below includes 27 free or cheap things to do in or near Summersville, West Virginia, including 47 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Lake, National & State Parks and Marinas.
- From Summersville Dam to Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Summersville and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lansing, Fayetteville and Ansted.
Equestrian Adventures offers horseback trail rides on more than 6,000 acres of New River Gorge National Park, just as they have for the last 25 years. In addition, the company can arrange for whitewater rafting, mountain biking, ATV rides, Canopy Tours, paintball facilities.
The New River Gorge Bridge is the longest steel span in the Western Hemisphere and the third highest in the United States. In October, the bridge is the home to Bridge Day, West Virginia's largest one-day festival, and one of the largest extreme sport events in the world.
An 8.6-mile hiking trail, Kaymoor Miners Trail takes travelers through an old mining site with structures and exhibits on the local history. The trail can also be used to see old roads, rail beds, streams and a waterfall.
Studio B Gallery & Gifts is an eclectic space that provides visitors with gourmet food and cheeses, as well as wine and craft beer. Shoppers can also browse through the sterling silver items, local fine art, pottery, and imports.
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49 Cantrell Drive, Fayetteville, WV 25840 MoreLess Info
Cantrell Ultimate Rafting - Day Tours on the Lower New River for advance rafters, the Upper New River for families and novices, the Lower Gauley River for those seeking a middle ground, and Upper Gauley River, often referred to as America's greatest rafting. The company also offers waterfall tours.
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150 Frank Street, Fayetteville, WV 25840 MoreLess Info
West Virginia White Water Rafting offers white water rafting and adventure tours in the New River Gorge and Gauley River areas. Adventure tours include horseback riding, ATV tours, kayaking, helicopter rides, rock climbing, hiking, mountain biking, fishing, and spelunking.
Passages To Adventure offers equipment, instruction, and guided tours in the New River Gorge for outdoor adventure enthusiasts. In addition to offering two different whitewater rafting trips, Passages also features instruction and guidance in rock climbing and caving as well.
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Minden Rd. (CR17), Oak Hill, WV 25901 MoreLess Info
Visitors to ACE Adventure Center can choose from many different activities including ziplining, ATV tours, mud obstacle course, rock climbing, rappelling, stand up paddleboarding, kayaking, paintball, mountain biking, horseback riding, hiking, and fishing. Those staying at the center can choose between cabins, …
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Route 39, Highland Scenic Highway, Hillsboro, WV 24946 MoreLess Info
Visitors can follow a 1700-foot path to the second largest waterfall in West Virginia, at the Falls of Hill Creek Scenic Area. The area, which is part of the Monongahela National Forest, also contains two other waterfalls, in addition to the 63 foot waterfall.
The Pearl S. Buck Birthplace is a museum occupying the house and grounds where the Nobel Prize-winning author was born. Guided tours offer insights into the inspiration the author took from her roots in this community.