Incorporated in 1885 within Tucker County
), Davis was born of the lumber boom. Today the area is a mecca to mountain bikers and rafters.
Ten miles south, Canaan Valley State Park is an all-year resort and conference center. Downhill and cross-country skiing are popular in winter; golf on an 18-hole championship course, hiking, tennis and swimming prevail during the summer.
Deer often cross the golf course early and late in the day. Other privately operated resorts and camping facilities are available in the Canaan Valley
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Deerfield Village Resort Canaan Valley | Golden Anchor | Winwood Fly-In Resort |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Timberline Resort Realty |
Vacation Rentals North Point Rentals |
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08/06 Coming to The area
West Virginia Strawberry Festival Buckhannon WV May15-19 The Festival is a unique, traditional celebration to promote the strawberry harvest. Enthusiastic volunteers provide good, family style entertainment that offers exciting educational and cultural events for everyone.
Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Harrisonburg VA June9-16 The Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival is a week-long summer music festival devoted to promoting an appreciation and understanding of the music of Bach and a featured composer, country, era or people.
Mountainfest Morgantown WV July24-28
Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Wheeling WV July26-28 Bocce tournament, pasta exhibit, wine competition, entertainment.
Appalachian Festival Beckley WV August23-25 The 17th Annual Appalachian Festival is three big days packed with arts, crafts, entertainment, music, food and fun!
Shippensburg Corn Festival Shippensburg PA August31 The downtown main streets are closed to vehicular traffic and transformed into a huge street fair for the day.