Davis (West Virginia)

Davis is a city in the Potomac Highlands region of West Virginia.


Davis is the highest incorporated town in West Virginia at an elevation of 3,200 ft. Davis is not a large town, but don't let the miniscule population of 624 fool you, it has some great restaurants and it's location makes it a great base to see some of West Virginia's best sights. Blackwater Falls is in Davis's backyard and other sights like Seneca Rocks, Seneca Caverns, Smoke Hole Caverns, and Spruce Knob are within a 1.5 hr drive.

Davis, being in the mountains, is also a great base for skiing. Canaan Valley Resort State Park and Timberline Four Seasons Resort are both nearby containing a combined 76 slopes for all levels of skiers, and White Grass Touring and Blackwater Falls State Park both offer cross country skiing.

Get in

By car

Davis is located at the intersection of WV 32 and WV 93. Additionally, in the future, Davis will be located just off the proposed Corridor H.

By plane

The closest commercial airports to Davis are Pittsburgh International Airport in Pittsburgh and Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C., both just over 3 hours away.



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