Welcome to Gilmer County, West Virginia
Along the the Little Kanawha River,
not far from I-79,
Gilmer County is
a treasure trove of history and nature -
adventure, and fun.
is filled with
museums and monuments and
miles of flowing water.
Gilmer County has outstanding
recreational facilities and outdoor living opportunities.
County is located in the Mountain Lakes region of West Virginia.
Glenville, the county seat, is nestled along the Little Kanawha
River on the intersections of Routes 33/119 and Route 5.
Camping, hunting, fishing and
hiking are popular in our
state park, and
many enjoy the
In Gilmer, folk musicians gather in June, and fireworks
not forgotten in July.
Enjoy your virtual visit to Gilmer County, West Virginia.
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