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Best things to do in McDowell County

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

History Museum
“This museum and coal mine tour is close - within about 15 minutes drive. It provides a good perspective of life in the Appalachian Coal fields in the early to middle 1900's. ”
3local recommendations
Point of Interest
“Hatfield Mccoy Trailhead closest to the cabin and interconnects to 2 other parts of the Hatfield Mccoy Trails”
2local recommendations
Park
“-Playground, hiking, swimming pool, fishing, picnic facilities, and cabins for rent (soon).”
2local recommendations
Restaurant
“Sterling Drive In is a genuine drive in with curb service or you can go inside to dine. On the 2nd Friday of every month they have Open Mic Nite.”
1local recommendations
Cafe
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Restaurant
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Local Government Office
“For maps, Warrior Trail souvenirs, and friendly service stop by to see Stephanie and Candace.”
1local recommendations
Point of Interest
“The Warrior Trail is the newest addition to the Hatfield & McCoy Trail System.”
1local recommendations
Car Repair
“Never fails when you are on vacation there will be issues with your vehicle. Greg is the person to go see in War.”
1local recommendations
Pharmacy
“For picture supplies, make-up, first aid, prescriptions and general merchandise. ”
1local recommendations
Movie Theatre
“Relax in their plush seating and enjoy watching all-digital presentations & 3D screenings.”
1local recommendations
Park
“Our favorite place to ride our ATVs from the Elkhorn Inn! 1940s log cabin, a gorgeous scenic outlook, picnic tables, a nearby koi pond... ”
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