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Area Overview

Buckhannon and Upshur County, WV is what small town charm is all about. The Downtown Buckhannon Historic District offers locally owned restaurants, Civil War history, specialty shops, parks & lodging facilities--and everything is within walking distance! You'll love strolling up & down the historic streets of Buckhannon.

A quick drive south, and you'll shift to the great outdoors at the WV Wildlife Center, where you can walk along a 1.25 mile path while viewing WV native wildlife.

Upshur County's rivers are an unknown gem--native trout & huge muskie make for a fun fishing trip. Our rivers are perfect for a kayak / canoe trip, too!

Within 30 minutes of Upshur County, you'll find a resort & spa, excursion train rides, the American Mountain Theatre and endless opportunities to create an adventure & lasting memories.

Things to Do

Recreation & Fitness













Hidden in North Central West Virginia and nestled in the foothills of the majestic Allegheny Mountains is Buckhannon and Upshur County, West Virginia. This beautiful area offers the quite simplicity and down-home friendliness of small-town life with an unusual and unexpected variety of attractions. From fairs and festivals to fishing, arts & crafts, local cuisine, boating and other outdoor adventures, we have something for everyone!

Cultural Activities





The arts play a large role in Buckhannon and Upshur County life, and several talented local residents offer their creations for sale. In addition, theater, music and dance companies perform on a regular basis. This is a great place to spend the day checking out beautiful art, then get dinner and catch a show. Check out all we have to offer!

Attractions






Hidden in North Central West Virginia and nestled in the foothills of the majestic Allegheny Mountains is Buckhannon and Upshur County, West Virginia. This beautiful area offers the quite simplicity and down-home friendliness of small-town life with an unusual and unexpected variety of attractions. From fairs and festivals to fishing, arts & crafts, local cuisine, boating and other outdoor adventures, we have something for everyone!

Transportation



Providing transportation within Upshur County and our surrounding region! Pre-scheduled appointments are appreciated, but not required. Contact Country Roads to explore Upshur County and more!

Climate

Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall


 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 January  18.3  29.0  39.7  3.8 "
 February  19.6  31.7  43.8  3.4 "
 March  27.3  40.2  53.1  4.3 "
 April  35.2  49.1  63.1  3.8 "
 May  45.7  59.1  72.5  4.7 "
 June  54.5  67.1  79.7  4.8 "
 July  59.5  71.3  83.0  4.8 "
 August  57.4  69.5  81.5  4.5 "
 September  50.6  63.1  75.7  4.0 "
 October  38.2  52.0  65.7  3.1 "
 November  29.8  42.0  54.1  3.8 "
 December  23.2  33.8  44.4  4.0 "

Best Time To Go:

Summer and fall.

Spring temperatures are cold with averages in the upper 40's and highs in the low 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the low 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 50's and highs in the mid 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the upper 30's. Winter temperatures are cold with averages in the low 30's and highs in the low 40's. Nights are cold with lows in the low 20's.

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