Communities/Beckley, West Virginia
Beckley is a kayaker’s delight, with more than 820 miles of river located less than 50 miles from the city. Photo credit: J K Laws /
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The New River Gorge runs through Beckley.
The famous Grandview Overlook of the New River near Beckley, West Virginia
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Life In Beckley, West Virginia


Nestled along the Appalachian Mountains in southern West Virginia, Beckley is a small, welcoming town full of culture and recreation. Learn about the city’s history at the Wildwood House Museum, or take an underground mine tour at The Exhibition Coal Mine. Explore Tamarack Marketplace to find unique artisan treasures, then check out boutiques like Sugar Maple Roots and Blue Magnolia for the latest fashion trends. Beckley’s culinary scene is rich and diverse, from the classic... 

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Closest Airport

Greenbrier Valley Airport • 50 mi

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Designated in 2021, New River Gorge National Park is the nation’s newest national park, and features some of the greatest density of whitewater in the country, nationally recognized trails, and the best rock-climbing sites on the East Coast.

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