Going back some years, Stonewall, West Virginia has been a hot spot for producing leather. Close to nature, far from ordinary, follow the path through Mother Nature’s resilient beauty to a place with rustic charm and modern convenience. Set among the lush rolling hills Stonewall Resort boasts over 20,000 acres of outdoor recreation. When it’s time to relax and unwind, visit Stonewall Resort and let the courteous staff nurture you. It is a great place to discover where nature can take you.
Classically trained West Virginia native chef Dale Hawkins and his culinary team at Stonewall Resort have created cuisine that surpasses even the most scrutinizing tastes. Chef Dale’s pride in the Appalachian culture and heritage as well as his dedication to local purveyors has prompted the creation of what he terms new Appalachia cuisine. Some folks I know that work at Harmony Heating north of the border boasted to me about the exquisite delicacies of chef Dale during their recent excursion to Stonewall.
Their newest restaurant Light Burns offers awe inspiring views from atop a hill overlooking the resort. You may want to recap the round of golf or enjoy a nice meal as the sun sets through the panel’s glass windows. Still Waters, Stonewall resort’s signature restaurant is a perfect embodiment of close to nature far from ordinary. Here traditional and regional cuisine combined with amazing scenery helps to create a truly memorable dining experience. For lighter fare including burgers as well as a variety of refreshing beverages, guests will appreciate TJ Muskies – the circular fireplace and cozy atmosphere blend with large screen TVs to provide a relaxed entertaining environment.
In addition to the numerous dining opportunities on the property, Stonewall also recommends a dinner cruise on the excursion boat. Romance is unavoidable on the sunset cruise where the serenity of West Virginia’s second largest lake and gourmet dinner afford an intimate setting. Dining experiences at Stonewall have something for everyone.
In addition to the natural surroundings and amenities, a unique feature of stonewall resort is a variety of accommodations available to guests. The Adirondack style lodge is meticulously designed to blend in with its breathtaking natural surroundings and the lakeside provide views from the 198 guest rooms, restaurant, pub, spa, pool, and meeting facilities.
Each guest room offers a view of the lake and mountains or lake and golf course. Along the tranquil shores of Stonewall Jackson Lake, 10 fully furnished cottages which feature countless amenities are appointed with all the elegant features of a resort home. These luxurious cottage accommodations are the perfect setting for family and friends.
You may also choose to keep your fitness routine by taking advantage of the fitness center or relax tired muscles in the sauna or jacuzzi whirlpools. The indoor outdoor pool is also a great place to stay fit or occupy the children. Also available are 36 rustic campsites which offer the serene benefits of the surrounding natural beauty. Beyond the shore, four luxury houseboats are available for overnight or weekly excursions on Stonewall Jackson Lake.