Outdoor Recreation Guide: Useful Resources

Check out these awesome resources that we have found to help you on your outdoor journey:

Designed by athletes, for athletes, Strava’s mobile app and website connect millions of runners and cyclists through the sports they love ” – Strava website. Strava is a great social media based app to connect with friends, and discover local biking and running routes that other locals are doing!

Greater Huntington Park District 
Did you know that there were so many city parks in Huntington, check them all out! “Our parks offer recreational opportunities, open green space and rental facilities such as indoor meeting rooms, historic lodges and cabins, shelters with grills, sports fields and more. Our extensive trails are accessible for running, walking and bicycling. With over 14 park sites throughout Cabell & Wayne Counties, you are sure to find a location suitable for all activities. ” – Greater Huntington Parks District website

Visit WV
The West Virginia Tourism Office works with industry partners to build and promote a world-class tourism destination that provides jobs, stimulates investment, grows existing businesses, and promotes a positive image of the state as a place to visit, go to college, live, work, and retire.

WV State Parks 
“Welcome to our parks – where Almost Heaven beauty and serenity surround you no matter where you go. From hiking and biking to scenic train rides and snow sports, West Virginia State Parks offer something for everyone! We provide affordable family fun, romantic getaways and endless opportunities to go outside and explore the great outdoors. What better place to plan your next trip than the Mountain State?

With nearly 50 state parks and forests, we want to make sure your trip planning is a breeze! Below you can search by activity type, region or lodging option, depending on where you want to travel and explore and what you’d like to experience during your time in West Virginia.” – WV State Parks Website

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Marshall University
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402 Thundering Herd Dr.
Huntington, WV, 25755

Telephone: 304-696-4732

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