Parks & Property
Immerse yourself in the natural splendor and outdoor adventure of Brooke County, West Virginia! Our parks are a treasure trove of scenic beauty, recreational opportunities, and a sanctuary for wildlife. Whether you're a resident looking for a day out or a visitor searching for unique attractions, Brooke County's parks provide ample opportunities for exploration, relaxation, and fun.
Brooke Hills Park
Nestled among the rolling hills of Brooke County, Brooke Hills Park spans over 600 acres of lush greenery and stunning woodland. The park offers an array of amenities including picnic shelters, a playground, a pool, and golfing facilities. Hiking trails weave through the park, ideal for wildlife spotting or a peaceful afternoon walk. In the fall, the park is a spectacle of vibrant colors, making it a photographer’s dream.
Wellsburg Yankee Trail
Stretching from Wellsburg to the Brooke Pioneer Trail, the Wellsburg Yankee Trail offers a beautiful linear park for biking, running, or a leisurely stroll. It’s a fantastic way to soak up the county’s scenic landscapes while getting in some exercise. Along the trail, you might spot an array of local wildlife, from chirping birds to deer.
Brooke Pioneer Trail
Explore the beauty of Brooke County on the Brooke Pioneer Trail. This rail-trail is ideal for biking, and walking. Traversing along the Ohio River, it offers striking views of the water and surrounding countryside. It's a peaceful retreat for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.
Follansbee Park is a haven for community gatherings and outdoor recreation. The park features a variety of sports facilities including baseball fields, a basketball court, and tennis courts. Its large, open space is perfect for a game of frisbee, soccer, or a relaxing day under the West Virginia sky.
For a comprehensive list of attractions and exciting things to do in the Northern Panhandle, we invite you to visit the Top of West Virginia webpage. Discover the rich heritage, vibrant culture, and natural beauty that make our region a must-visit destination.