- 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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96% 174 votes
359 Beverly Pike, Elkins, WV 26241 MoreLess Info
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.
92% 250 votes
49 Martin Street, Elkins, WV 26241 MoreLess Info
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.
89% 179 votes
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Spread across three counties, the 17,371-acre Dolly Sods Wilderness's location in the Monongahela National Forest contains Red Creek drainage. The wilderness contains 47 miles of hiking paths for back country backpacking.
86% 196 votes
Railroad Ave, Elkins, WV 21804 MoreLess Info
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.
100% 11 votes
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Augusta Heritage Center, located on the Davis & Elkins College campus, seeks to keep traditional folk cultures alive. Instructional programs and workshops are offered in music, dance, craft and folklore.
81% 21 votes
Hwy 219 N, Elkins, WV MoreLess Info
Winding through Elkins natural beauty is the Allegheny Highlands Trail. The trails, popular for walking, jogging and cycling, offers picturesque views that change with each season and runs over twenty-six miles.
100% 2 votes
200 Sycamore Street, Elkins, WV 26241 MoreLess Info
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.
75% 4 votes
Monongahela National Forest, Elkins, WV MoreLess Info
The historical Cheat Summit Fort is an ancient military fort that offers free admission to visitors and is open from sunrise to sunset. The fort regularly holds a semi-annual living history and reenactment event.
- 0 votes
Beverly Pike, Elkins, WV 26241 MoreLess Info
Elkins Bowling Recreation Center is a family-oriented, old-fashioned bowling alley that offers open bowling as well as league and tournament bowling. It serves a variety of food and beverage choices, as well.
- 0 votes
1513 Harrison Avenue, Elkins, WV 26241 MoreLess Info
A movie theater with eight screens, Elkins Cinema 8 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers 3D movies as well as a snack bar with food and drinks.