With the majestic Ohio River as a backdrop, come escape, discover and play in Greater Parkersburg. Enjoy the romance and intrigue of Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park, handcrafted artistry at the Parkersburg Art Center, and superb outdoor recreational opportunities at North Bend State Park and Rail Trail. The area’s rich heritage, much of it involving the early oil and gas industry, is presented at numerous museums and historic areas.
Discover unique shops that abound with locally produced and other distinctive treasures. Experience exceptional dining and a vast array of cultural and entertainment venues. Play at the various outdoor facilities that offer golf, fishing, hiking or biking. Escape to Greater Parkersburg for a relaxing and memorable getaway.