Family Adventures

Horseback riding on a hill near The Inn at Canaan

For a family that appreciates the natural world, the possibilities are endless in Tucker County. Exploring the abundance of outdoor recreation will create memories that will last a lifetime for your family. Step outside the Inn at Canaan and play the 18 holes of our new miniature golf course. While in Canaan Valley enjoy a scenic chair lift ride at the ski resort any day of the week. In addition, the resort offers a climbing wall, euro-bungee, full-sized outdoor pool and turtle slide land tubing for kids' entertainment. Another great way to spend the day is with Mountain Trail Rides offering horseback rides daily and Triple C Farm and Schoolhouse Discovery Center specializes in entertaining the youth with a petting zoo.

Staying true to Tucker County's character, Davis Boulder Park is a welcoming space for young climbers to try their hand at rock climbing. Blackwater Outdoor Adventures in St. George offers every type of water activity for the family. From flatwater tubing, canoeing, and standup paddleboarding to the whitewater thrill of rafting, these activities are ideal for family fun. Add the Splash Park and playground at Mill Race Park for the little ones while in Parsons.

Inclement weather can be a bummer for everyone but don't worry, there are creative ways that you can spend your time here even if it's raining. Visit the Snow Sports Museum of West Virginia in Davis and learn about the history of winter activities in the area. Just down the road from the Inn is Trail Labs where you can still enjoy your outdoor fun whilst being inside. Trail Labs has a rock-climbing wall located inside as well as a recreation facility and indoor pump track. Smoke Hole Caverns and Seneca Caverns are only a short 35-minute drive where you can go underground and learn about caves while on a guided tour.