Activities & Things to Do

Guests of Mountainside Conference Center and Gresham House Inn will never have a shortage of things to do in and around Bethany. Listed below are just a few of the options, most of which are within walking distance or a short drive from the center.

  • Recreation Center Indoor Facilities: Swimming pool, track, volleyball, basketball, racquetball, and state-of-the-art fitness and weight training center
  • Recreation Center Outdoor Facilities: Football, soccer, baseball fields, and a quarter-mile track
  • On Campus Outdoor Facilities: Tennis, Soccer Fields
  • Bethany: Walking trails
  • Bethany Park: Baseball / Softball
  • Peace Point Equestrian Center: Horseback riding & lessons
  • Heath and Wellness center: Fitness Classes
  • Brook Hills Park: golf, swimming, batting cages, arcade ,boat rides, fishing, miniature golf, driving range (www.brookewv.org/bhp/index.html)
  • Highland Springs Golf Course
  • Indian Run Golf Club
  • Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Museum of Rural Life (http://meadowcroft.pghhistory.org)
Activities by prior arrangement:
  • Campfires and Bonfires
  • Hay-rides
  • Horseback trail rides
  • Team Building Games

Arts and Entertainment:

Festivals, Fairs and Special Events:
    • January
    • February
    • March
    • April
    • May
    • June:
    • July:
    • August:
    • September: Monarch Festival, Brooke County Fair
    • October: Brooke Hills Spooktacular, Oglebayfest, Ohio County Fair
    • November: Festival of Lights
    • December: Festival of Lights