Places We Protect

Canaan Valley and Dolly Sods

West Virginia

Landscape view of mountain ranges and colorful trees in the far distance, with large rock outcroppings and red and gold bushes in the foreground.
Bear Rocks Fall color at The Nature Conservancy's Bear Rocks Preserve in West Virginia. © Kent Mason

The Allegheny Front is a biodiverse stronghold for people and nature. TNC has protected 1,143 acres of this important landscape in Dolly Sods/Canaan Valley.