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Plan Your Next Outdoor Adventure With These WV Hiking Trails

Planning a trip to our romantic, Tudor-style Inn for a getaway this spring? We’re happy to help you map out your experience! Take advantage of the warm weather coming our way this season and get outside to explore our local area with these WV hiking trails!

Couple on a Picnic While Hiking in West Virginia

Charles Town

The closest town to our Inn, Charles Town offers the quintessential small town West Virginia experience. Historic downtown Charles Town hosts some of the most unique vintage shops you’ll find in the western panhandle, as well as great restaurants and beautiful parks for recreational activities! Whether you’re looking to casually stroll and shop, grab a bite to eat, or get outdoors on WV hiking trails, Charles Town offers great options with convenient proximity to the Inn.

Outdoor Highlights:

  • Cool Spring Nature Preserve
  • Jefferson County Memorial Park
  • Willingham Knolls Park

Build the experience into your stay:

Couple on a WV Hiking Trail

Harpers Ferry

Just a short 20-minute drive from Hillbrook, Harpers Ferry offers over 22 miles of trails to explore, making this the ideal spot for those looking to get outdoors and hike. With trails ranging from easy to strenuous, there’s a good option for everyone and every level of fitness.

Outdoor Highlights:

  • Maryland Heights
  • Loudoun Heights Overlook
  • Appalachian Trail Staircase
  • River rafting, tubing, and ziplining

Build the experience into your stay:

  • Wake up early to a light, healthy continental breakfast in your refrigerator.
  • Hike Maryland Heights Trail for the best scenic view of historic Harpers Ferry (1-2 hours).
  • Follow up with lunch at Kelley Farm Kitchen, a local favorite.
  • Head out to Harpers Ferry Adventure Center for an exciting guided rafting tour on the river!
  • Head back to Hillbrook and unwind with a late afternoon deep tissue massage at our Gatehouse Spa.
  • Indulge in a gourmet four-course dinner at our restaurant at 8:00pm.
Peaceful Spa Room at Gatehouse Spa in WV


Shepherdstown is the perfect option for those looking for a more casual experience while enjoying outdoor activities in West Virginia. About 25 minutes from Hillbrook, this little college town has a plethora of streets to stroll, all lined with eclectic shops and restaurants to explore. Some walkable highlights that you can’t miss when visiting Shepherdstown include the James Rumsey monument overlooking the Potomac River, the “Little House” just off of main street, the C&O Canal Towpath, and Antietam National battlefield just a short 10 minute drive into Sharpsburg, MD.

Outdoor Highlights:

  • C&O Canal Towpath
  • Historical ghost tours and downtown strolling
  • The Rumsey Monument
  • Yankauer Nature Preserve
  • Antietam National Battlefield

Build the experience into your stay:

  • Start your morning with a delicious, seated breakfast at our restaurant at 8:30am.
  • Enjoy a relaxing late morning aromatherapy massage at our Gatehouse Spa.
  • Get out and explore the shops and parks in Shepherdstown, stopping for a Sushirito and boba tea at the Green Pineapple.
  • Walk alongside the Potomac River on the C&O Canal Towpath.
  • Head back to Hillbrook and get ready for a delicious 6:00p dinner.
  • Enjoy our firepit and a s’mores kit (or two)!

Whether you’re visiting for a day or a long weekend, you’ll find that our romantic West Virginia Inn, Restaurant & Spa provides a perfect pivoting point for your next outing in the Northern Virginia and West Virginia region!

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