Who doesn’t want to visit Tucker County, W.Va.?

It has the most photographed waterfall in the state at Blackwater Falls; the cool, trendy town of Davis, all the attractions at Canaan Valley Resort State Park; Timberline Resort; the magnificent Cheat River and all the glory that gives the state the phrase Wild & Wonderful. It’s a dream getaway location that hits all the buttons. But where shall you stay? Here’s a secret: Check out Canaan Realty and Mirror Lake!

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Canaan Realty sets on Mirror Lake on the north branch of the Blackwater River. Guests that rent their beautiful homes have complimentary and exclusive lake access. Try your hand at fishing there as it is well stocked with bass and bluegill. Or simply relax on the beach and enjoy swimming.


A stay even includes the use of their boats, adult and youth kayaks, canoes, SUP boards and a paddle boat, with life jackets and oars provided. Alongside the lake you’ll find a new beach, with a relaxing gazebo, convenient dock and fire pit to wind down your day and share memories with your family and friends. Enjoy the trails that meander around the lake and along creeks, providing natural sights such as beaver dams. You may even spot muskrats, minks, king fishers, bald eagles and a variety of other birds and wildlife. The property borders Monongahela National Forest and Canaan Valley State Park for an endless supply of wilderness to explore year round.

Choose from two lakeside homes, three homes that are within easy walking distance of the lake, and an additional twenty homes that are within three miles of the lake. These homes can handle families or groups from as few as four to as many as sixteen. Best of all a privately owned and lovingly cared for home. Styles range from rustic retreat to contemporary. Check them out for amenities and views, there’s certain to be something for every price range and taste.

All homes can be viewed and booked online at, or call 800-448-0074.

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