Parkersburg, West Virginia

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Parkersburg, West Virginia, USA

Recreation in Parkersburg, West Virginia

State Parks

  • Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park
    137 Juliana Street, Parkersburg, WV 26101
    Located in the Ohio River on Blennerhassett Island
    304-420-4800, This island was the site of Aaron Burr and Harman Blennerhassett's plot to establish a southwest empire. It is home to the beautifully reconstructed Blennerhassett... more info  map

  • North Bend State Park
    Route 1, Box 221, Cairo, WV 26337
    304-643-2931, A 1,400-acre park where activities and accommodations include a lodge, campground, cabins, a restaurant, fishing, tennis, an outdoor pool, miniature golf, a playground,... more info  map

Recreation Areas

  • Dugout Softball Park
    1001 Gihon Road, Parkersburg, WV 26101
    304-485-9911, USSA Softball and Flag Football Leagues and Tournaments are held at this park with four regulation softball fields, a concession stand, and playground.  more info  map

  • Mountwood Park
    US 50, Parkersburg, WV 26101
    Located 12 Miles East of Parkersburg
    304-679-3611, A 2,600-acre park with hiking trails, bike trails, playgrounds, picnic shelters, fishing, boat rentals, and a game area.  more info  map

  • North Bend Rail Trail
    Located along US 50 from Parkersburg to Clarksburg, Cairo, WV 26362
    304-628-3777, Enjoy mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, buggy rides, and nature walks along a stretch of 72 miles through 13 tunnels, rural countryside, and several historic... more info  map

  • Tomlinson Park
    Highland Avenue, Williamstown, WV 26187
    A great playground for children that is adjacent to tennis courts, an outdoor basketball court, picnic tables, and shade trees. The women's clubhouse in the park is... more info  map


  • Golf Club of West Virginia
    Located just off WV 2 on Route 31
    304-464-4420, Suitable for golfers of all skill levels, this 18-hole, semi-private golf course features watered tees, fairways, and greens.  more info  map

  • Minibel Golf Course
    2701 1st Avenue, Vienna, WV 26105
    304-295-7711, A nine-hole, par 3 golf course open from April to October.  more info  map

  • South Hills Golf Course
    1293 Gihon Road, Parkersburg, WV 26101
    304-422-8381, An 18-hole, semi-private golf course and driving range that is one of the oldest in the city. The west half of the course is an eighteen holf disc golf course named "The... more info  map

  • Worthington Golf Club
    3414 Roseland Avenue, Parkersburg, WV 26101
    304-428-4297, An 18-hole public course close to numerous lodging and dining facilities. more info  map


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