The West Virginia Gold Rush is returning for 2021! March 23 stars the 12 day event of trout stockings and many chances for you to win prizes. 50,000 golden rainbow trout at 62 of your favorite lakes and streams. All you need to do is plan your trip, book a stay at the Jerico, buy your fishing license, and trout stamp.

Attractions

Attractions in Marlinton, WV

A great place to enjoy mountain views, motorcycle touring, hiking, biking, swimming, train rides, golfing, skiing, fishing and more! 

Come join us at the Jerico Cabins where the mountains great you with adventure!

Events - Book Early!

  • Maple sugar days  -  March at Frostmore Farms and one in Monteray in VA,  2nd or 3rd weekend in March
  • WV Ski Free Day- March at Snowshoe Mtn Resort
  • Gold Rush- March. Catch a fish with a tag and win a prize
  • Quilter's Weekend- April 
  • Wild Edible Fest - April 
  • Bushcraft & Survivial Skills Weekend- April at Yew Mtn Center
  • The Great Greenbrier River Race - April 26th & 27th Weekend
  • Kids fishing Derby - May 
  • GNCC race at Snowshoe - June 23 & 24
  • June 22, 23, 24 Little Levels Heritage Fair
  • July 27 & 28th Weekend - Nettie Fest at High Rocks
  • June 16 - Fathers Day special at Whittaker Station in Cass
  • Allegheny Echoes Music Fest - June 25 - 30
  • Pioneer Day Festival - July 
  • West Virginia State Fair - 2nd weekend in August, It starts mid week so runs into 2 weeks half and half
  • Mountain Bike World Cup -September 17, 18, 19th
  • Cranberry Shindig - Sept 22, 23, 24 the weekend,
  • Road Kill Cook Off and Possum Trot - Sept 28 & 29 weekend
  • Huntersville Day - Oct 5 & 6 weekend
  • Bridge Day -  Oct 20 weekend

Attractions

To the South of Us

  • Highland Scenic Highway
  • Honey Comb Rocks Scenic Area
  • Cranberry Glades Botanical Area
  • Cranberry Mountain Nature Center
  • Falls of Hills Creek
  • Droop Mountain Battle Field / State Park / scheduled re-enactments
  • Bear Town State Park
  • Pearl Buck Homestead
  • Greenbrier River Bike Trail
  • Greenbrier River Stocked Fishing
  • Pocahontas Country Club Golfing
  • Locust Creek Covered Bridge

All of the above are a half hour to hour from us

To the North of Us

  • Cass Scenic Railroad & State Park
  • Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad
  • Geenbank Observatory and Science Center
  • Greenbrier River Bike Trail
  • Williams River Stocked Fishing
  • Snowshoe Mountain Ski Resort (only 22 miles from Jerico!!)