This guide is intended to help travelers unfamiliar with the routes from the DC area to Elkins, WV. There are numerous shops, wineries, breweries, local eateries, hiking & biking trails, scenic overlooks, and countless other points of interest all along the way. By no means are we trying to list them all or making any form of judgement by listing them or not. A direct trip will be approx. 200 miles and take about 4 hours – however, should you find yourself with some time to spare, below are mentioned some of the more known stops along the way.