Hwy 33, Riverton West Virginia
The highest point in the state at 4,861 feet, an observation tower sits atop the Knob, providing visitors with a vantage point from which to enjoy a 360 degree view. The half-mile Whispering Spruce Trail circles the Knob providing panoramic views of the West Virginia mountains and valleys. Interpretive signs along the gentle, graveled trail describe the high country vegetation, geology and animal life. Vault toilets and vehicle parking complete the facilities available at the tower. Picnic area.
Other Sports and Sporting Events nearby:
(Oak Hill) ACE Adventure Center
(Elkins) Buffalo Creek Bikes
(Franklin) CMI Extreme Sports
(Petersburg) Eagles Nest Outfitters
(Davis) Highland Scene Tours
(Edinburg) Murrays Fly Shop
07/03 Coming to The Riverton 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.