McDowell County Convention & Visitors Bureau

We have everything you need to know about planning your next family ATV vacation.

About us

Local Activities

The McDowell County Convention and Visitors Bureau exists to establish McDowell County as a new and exciting destination for tourists. Our goal is to promote the area, local businesses, events and activities to develop the region as a new place for adventurers to explore.

  • ATV Trails
  • Hunting
  • Lodging
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Resturants
We Are Proud of

Our Local Businesses

Sterling Drive Inn
Spike's Dog House
Eva's House Bed and Breakfast
Elkhorn Inn & Theater
The Sterling Drive Inn is located in Welch, WV. Grilled, seasoned and served to perfection, Welch’s Sterling Drive In is a prime burger joint.
Spike’s Dog House is located in Roderfield, WV. Serving Philly Steak, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers and more, Spike’s Dog House is a great pit stop to grab a bite.
Eva’s House Bed and Breakfast is located in Gary, WV, just a short distance from one of the hottest trails in the county. Come enjoy hospitality at its finest.
If you love fine dining, fishing, ATVing, hiking, golf, history or just hanging out in the beautiful mountains, there’s plenty for you to enjoy at the Elkhorn Inn!

About us

Local Activities

The McDowell County Convention and Visitors Bureau exists to establish McDowell County as a new and exciting destination for tourists. Our goal is to promote the area, local businesses, events and activities to develop the region as a new place for adventurers to explore.

  • ATV Trails
  • Hunting
  • Lodging
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Resturants

Latest News

McDowell County is a beautiful place. I was raised in a small coal town called Caretta. It has wonderful ATV trails. There are many that do not require a fee, but you need a map. Beautiful....my childhood HOME.....McDowell.

Lauren Keith

People that you can't help but love, and opportunities for lots of good times.

Earl Chafins Jr.

Ashland Resort is a good place that's ATV friendly, you can ride from cabins to trails and to restaurants and get fuel!

Elton Watson Hutto