C&O Canal & Green Ridge State Forest - Hiking, Biking, Hunting Across river is the C & O Canal Tow Path and the 47,560 acre Green Ridge State Forest. Four miles north, on the tow path, is the Paw Paw Tunnel, a ¾ mile stretch of the canal that passes through a mountain (bring your flashlight!). Check out Adventures on our Activities Page for hiking and biking options.
Eidolon Nature Preserve - http://www.potomacaudubon.org/eidolon Within a 25 minutes drive of Three Otters, the the 354 acre Eidolon Nature Preserve is located along the summit of Sideling Hill, west of Berkeley Springs, WV. The property was owned for many years by Louis and Marguerite Zapoleon. Mrs. Zapoleon willed it to the Nature Conservancy when she passed away in 2003 with instructions that it be used as a place to promote greater understanding and appreciation of the natural world. Marguerite wrote a book about their times at Eidolon - Everyone Needs a Mountain, which was published in 1985.
Paw Paw Frisbee Golf Just a short drive from Three Otters you'll find Paw Paw Frisbee Golf, with two challenging and spectacular 18 hole courses. You can play all day for $5.
Cox Campground, Great Cacapon, WV About 20 minutes away you'll find our neighbors and friends at Cox Campground. They offer a small general store, wireless internet access, and even a little petting zoo. If you want to come to Three Otters, but we are too small for your group or you have a large RV, visit Cox Campground. They have hook ups, water, and plenty of room for larger groups. They even have cabins, cottages, and RVs for rent.
Berkeley Springs, WV Just 45 minutes away, Berkeley Springs is a lovely town with great art, concerts in the park, tasty restaurants, health spas, and the world’s cutest, most reasonably priced movie theater - The Star Theater - that serves popcorn with real butter. Berkeley Springs is also home to the Morgan Arts Council Ice house where you can take in a show, enjoy a class, or see local art displays. They also have wonderful summer programs for kids.
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