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SierraFest 2012 September 28-30 Canaan Valley State Park Lodge/Resort
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by Jim Sconyers, Chapter Chair | 2012

Like previous years, SierraFest 2012 will be memorable and inspirational. Please join us!

Set in the heart of some of West Virginia’s most beautiful landscapes at the height of the fall foliage season, SierraFest 2012will take place at the Canaan Valley State Park Lodge/Resort. This annual event is the West Virginia Chapter’s combination conference, annual meeting, reunion, and so much more. Look for more outdoor and active sessions this year.

What do we do at SierraFest?
• Meet old friends and make new friends.
• Get informed, educated - and inspired.
• Hands-on projects.
• Outings and hikes - short to long, all levels.
• Music, film, auction.
• And more!

See the schedule for presentations, events, and outings at this web page

We look forward to seeing you at SierraFest 2012 — it’s going to be fun!
Questions or comments? Contact Jim Sconyers: or 304-698-9628
Rooms and Meals

To foster maximum flexibility for individuals, families, friends, etc., we have reserved a block of rooms at the Lodge/Resort. You can make your own reservation by email or phone.
Go to & click on Reservations + Groups. Our group ID is 14367 and our password is 37001404. Or call 1-800-622-4121 and mention West Virginia Sierra Club. We have reserved 20 double non-smoking rooms for Friday and Saturday. Room rates prior to Sept 15 are $79 single or double, $89 triple and $99 quadruple. Rates go up after that date.
Cabins and camping are also available at Canaan and Blackwater Falls State Parks, as well as primitive camping in the Monongahela National Forest in the area.
Meals are also “do-it-yourself.”

There are full dining facilities in the Lodge/Resort, for which information is available at:

There are also numerous restaurants and bistros nearby in Canaan Valley, Davis, and Thomas.

Registration is free and informal. Please email or call Sally Wilts with the number in your group, and the days (Friday and/or Saturday and/or Sunday) you will be with us at SierraFest 2012. This helps us get a “headcount” for planning purposes. Thanks.
Sally is at: or 304-379-7567

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