Area Info

Our farm is in a natural paradise surrounded with history, culture, arts, entertainment and cuisine. We have some of the best snowsports and summersports available in the Eastern United States. We live and play in a spiritual environment among nature. Pocahontas County is truly “Nature’s Mountain Playground.” It can rejuvenate your mind, and spirit and provide that “just right” attitude adjustment.

#37Within minutes to our farm is the entrance to Snowshoe Mountain Resort which Intrawest Corporation has transformed into one of the finest four season mountain resorts in the Eastern United States.

This resort offers incredible amenities such as:

  • A hundred miles of marked mountain biking trails.
  • An adventure park with a climbing wall, a BMX track, a skate park and a miniature golf course.
  • An indoor/outdoor water park with a spa.
  • Hiking and horseback riding.
  • Lift rides.
  • Canoeing and kayaking.

The village at snowshoe offers:#30

  • Shopping.
  • Restaurants.
  • Skiing and snowboarding.
  • Snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing.
  • Horse drawn sleigh rides.

All of this is within minutes of our farm. For more information, click here.

For rail touring there are unbelievable scenic railroads throughout the region. In particular and close by are the Cass Scenic Railroad and the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad.

For car touring, there are six awesome driving tours within the region, such as the Highland Scenic Highway which is within minutes to our farm.

Slatyfork Farm AmmenitiesFor those who love hiking, biking, backpacking, camping and cross-country skiing your choices are amazing. Close to our farm is the magnificent Greenbrier River Trail, rated as one of the top ten millennium legacy trails. We also have several wilderness trails and wilderness areas in close proximity, such as:

From beginning to advanced trails, there are over 35 hiking areas in our region.

For camping enthusiasts there is an enormous selection of camping, from private to state to federal owned campgrounds and from primitive to advanced camping. We have it all!

Some suggestions might be:

#40Pocahontas County is the birthplace of eight rivers and offers unmatchable fishing, canoeing and kayaking. The rivers which adorn our beautiful county are the:

  • Cherry River
  • Greenbrier River
  • Cranberry River
  • Shaver Fork of the Cheat
  • Elk River
  • Tygart River
  • Gauley River
  • Williams River

There are outdoor adventure companies for almost any outdoor activity:

Slatyfork Farm CommunityFor those who love golf, there is a local municipal golf course, Pocahontas County Club, and a top rated Gary Player golf course, Raven’s Golf Club at Snowshoe Mountain Resort located within minutes to our farm.

There are over twenty-five state parks within our region and Pocahontas County is surrounded by the Monongahela National Forest. Nature at its best!

#32We also have nearby the National Radio Astronomy Observatory Science Center that houses the awesome Green Bank Telescope. The center provides an incredible educational experience about astronomy and our galaxy in general.

So, as you can see we are blessed in all that our area has to offer. We have only mentioned some of the many wonderful amenities of Pocahontas County. Outdoor fun is right at your fingertips! So, come and live at our farm in a natural mountain setting and enjoy all the spiritual and healing energy of nature. Slatyfork Farm and Pocahontas County are premier destinations for those who thrive on peaceful outdoor fun or daring mountain adventures.