The Community of Choice for Today.
Situated in Buckhannon, WV, 110 miles north of Charleston, WV and 140 miles south of Pittsburgh, PA . Voted as one of the best small towns in America, Buckhannon offers the “Promises of Tomorrow with the dignity of yesterday.” Buckhannon is centrally located to a variety of outdoor activities inclusive of rock climbing, hunting, fly fishing, whitewater rafting and not to mention the excellent downhill skiing opportunities and abundance of cross-country trails on forest roads, mountain sides and ridges. West Virginia Wesleyan College brings a different dimension to the Buckhannon area, offering an excellent academic environment, culturally diverse activities and sporting events. Come participate in the annual West Virginia Strawberry Festival, a unique, traditional celebration to promote the strawberry harvest. Shawnee Terrace is minutes from West Virginia Wesleyan College and major shopping areas located in downtown Buckhannon. Discover a modern community.