The charming small towns of Tucker County, WV, include Parsons, Davis, and Thomas. They are steeped in rich history, quaint hospitality, and friendly spaces. Folks come from all over to experience the small towns’ unique character and fun things to do. Our area appeals to many people, from mountain lovers and fishermen to weekend warriors and those looking for a bit of relaxation.
At Best of Canaan, we are so happy to be home to the most exhilarating small towns in all of WV. When you visit, be our guest and allow us to host you in the best vacation rentals, boasting excellent amenities and scenic views. You and yours will be able to enjoy a wonderful stay surrounded by the natural beauty of Canaan Valley. Our towns may be small, but they’re mighty! Keep reading to find out why—
The largest (small) town in Tucker County, WV, Parsons is also the county seat. Immerse yourself in a cloud of small-town spirit, mingling with locals and tourists alike around Parsons! The town is a fantastic place for nature lovers and those who like to view older historic buildings. Parson’s courthouse is a beautiful sight to behold, especially as the sunsets. Hit our famous whitewater with local outfitter Blackwater Outdoor Adventures.
Home to the Best of Canaan office, Davis sits on the gorgeous edge of Monongahela National Forest. Passionate locals lovingly refer to Davis as “Stumptown.” Tourists come from all over to bask in our stunning natural surroundings like the Blackwater River and the Allegheny Mountains. Time seems to move a little slower as you bike, hike, swim, fish, and dine all around the town. We recommend setting a day or two aside to explore the vast Blackwater Falls State Park.
Once mentioned in The Washington Post, the WV small town of Thomas is hip with eccentric shops, lovely eateries and cafes, vibrant art studios, and brilliant outdoor sites. It’s a town made for creatives, so if you like one-of-a-kind souvenirs or art, Thomas is for you! The ideal day around town would like this: start your day with Tip Top Coffee Bar, survey the imaginative creations on display at Creature Art Gallery, walk around Thomas City Park, and end your day with a meal at Farm Up Table.
Our talented team at Best of Canaan knows all the hidden gems of the delightful small towns of Tucker County, WV. We cannot wait to host you, no matter the season. Book your stay in one of our appealing vacation homes online today!