North Fork Mountain Inn

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Ed and Carol Fischer, the innkeepers and owners of the North Fork Mountain Inn, welcome you to the beauty of the mountains in West Virginia. This stunning 10 Room Full Service Country Inn features massage services and a conference center perfect for hosting events. Their award winning chef provides a Farm to Table culinary experience that is paired with fine wines. Nestled atop the beautiful Smoke Hole Canyon and adjacent to the Monongahela National Forest this mountain resort provides the perfect place to hike the Number One trail in WV, the North Fork Mountain Trail. Come and explore our natural beauty and enjoy the night sky while relaxing in the hot tub on our deck. Because we have no light pollution you can see the Milky Way with the naked eye.
235 Canyon View Ln Cabins, WV 26855
North Fork Mountain Inn

Ed and Carol Fischer welcome you to the North Fork Mountain Inn which has been described as “An outpost of luxury in the wilderness” and strives to make your visit the best possible experience.   Our 10 guest room Full Service Inn features an award winning chef, onsite massage services, meeting rooms and conference center all adjacent to the Monongahela National Forest overlooking Smoke Hole Canyon.  Activities in the area include world class fly fishing, hiking, rafting, eco-tourism, personalized road trips that highlight many of the natural scenic wonders in this area of the Potomac Highlands.  We offer casual dining 6 nights a week with fine dining on Saturday evening that always includes a 5 bottle wine tasting with wines paired with the food being served.  This farm to table restaurant features local ingredients and fine wines that pair well with our "comfort food done well".

Cooking school weekends, wine pairing dinners, and special local cultural events are featured activities that make your stay special.  Come and escape from the big cities and relax in our remote mountain getaway.  We have been featured in the Washingtonian Magazine, Washington Post, and Around the Panhandle and other regional publications as the perfect place to getaway to a tranquil, peaceful and natural mountain resort.  Our goal is to create exceptional personalized guest experiences that will encourage you to return year after year.  This Four Season getaway offers a chance to unwind, disconnect from the outside world and create special memories that will last a lifetime.

Small weddings, elopements, and vow renewals are one of our specialties.  Let us customize your special event whether it is a romantic getaway, corporate planning retreat, or family reunion.

We recently achieved another 5-Star rating from TripAdvisor for 2015-2018. We take great pride in achieving this ranking and always strive to make every guest feel welcome, happy, and satisfied with their stay with us.

Come and visit us and you'll understand why the North Fork Mountain Inn is a place you'll want to visit year after year


Inn Amenities: Fitness Center, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Business Center, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Dedicated Spa Service, Restaurant On Site, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Wine/Spirits Available,

Food & Wine

Enjoy meals prepared by Award Winning Chef Ed and taste the finest pastries this side of Heaven made by Carol.
We prefer reservations in advance for meals as we use and source locally grown and organic ingredients but can usually accommodate last minute requests.
Any menus you see are samples because we always source local and the freshest ingredients so the wines and final menu will change based on the season and availablity of local fresh "farm-to-table" ingredients.
We offer special wine pairing dinners year around so check out the special events calendar for dates, menus, and wine choices.

We have a West Virginia Beer and Wine License. We offer a variety of craft beers for sale with meals or to enjoy at the Inn. We also offer domestic and imported wines by the bottle or by the glass.

Meals Offered: Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner

Restaurant on Premises: Open to the public

Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian , Vegan , Gluten Free , Yes

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Continental , Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables , Communal , Set Times , Flexible Times

Pub/Tavern on Premises: Limited to overnight Guests

Alcohol Permits: Beer , Wine

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments , Complimentary Snacks , Complimentary Early Coffee Tea , Complimentary Warm Cookies before bed , Picnics Available

Rooms & Suites

We offer a variety of rooms that will meet whatever the occasion calls for. We have Rooms, Suites and a Cabin. Along with the luxury of the accommodations, we also offer the finest of dining with perfectly match wines from Ed Fischer (who just happens to be a European Trained Sommelier) Beyond the beautiful rooms and the fine dining, there are also plenty of ways to spend your day with all the local attractions around the Inn. Breakfast for two is included in all room rates. All rooms include a private bath. Comfortable robes & hair dryers are available in each room. Pets are not allowed in the suite

Accommodations: Cabins, Efficiency, Suites

# of Rooms: 10

Beds: Twin, Queen, King

Room Entertainment: Cable TV, CD Players, DVD Blu-Ray Players, iPod Docking Statio, Music Library, Video Library

Handicap Accessible: Not handicap accessible due to historic nature of property

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Microwaves, Private Deck, Refrigerator, Rollaway Available, Telephones, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi

Guest Services

We offer free onsite parking, hot tub on the deck, massage, concierge services, high speed internet WiFi-50 Mbps satellite broadband, fitness equipment, and much more.

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Front Desk/Security: OnSite

Corporate Rates: Yes

Inn Amenities: Fitness Center, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Business Center, Green Environmentally Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Dedicated Spa Service, Restaurant On Site, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Wine/Spirits Available

Location Type

Location Type: Rural, Mountains


West Virginia Liquor Laws require that all alcohol consumed on the premises be purchased from the North Fork Mountain Inn. Generally, there is a 2 night minimum on weekends and a 3 night minimum on holiday weekends. Please call or email to see if a shorter stay is available.
A deposit equal to one nights stay is required to secure a reservation. Deposit may be made by personal check within five days of making your reservation or a credit card can be also be used.
Cancellation Policy
Deposit will be refunded when a 15-day notice is given (less a $30 processing charge). Cancellations of less than 15 days will result in forfeiture of your deposit if we are unable to rebook your room for your entire reservation stay.
No-shows will be charged for their entire reserved stay.

Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays, Peak Season

Pet-Friendly: Limited

Innkeeper's Pets: Inside

Smoking Policy: Outside Only

Family Friendly: Yes

Weddings & Events

Let us make your special event stress free and relaxing. We can customize any event to meet your every wish. From weddings, family reunions, special interest events, to your business meetings we can coordinate and provide logistics for all on-site and off site events and activities.
Let us create a wedding experience that matches your preferences and budget. Whether it is an elopement package for just the two of you or a wedding for up to 40 people, we can customize the ceremony and entire event to meet your goals. Ed is licensed to marry in West Virginia. We strongly suggest a visit to the Inn before you make your wedding plans to insure that we can provide the kind of experience you hope to create.
We also do family reunions, corporate retreats, and special interest events.

Wedding/Events Capacity: 20-49

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopment

Wedding Services & Amenities: Wedding Planner, Officiant, Caterer, Florist, Photographer, Decorator

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Reception Seating: 1-50 people

Banquet Seating: Up to 50 people

Max Capacity Outdoor: 25-30

Business Travel & Events

• Business Travel Accommodations (10 Rooms & Suites)
• Use of conference facility and complete grounds, including hot tub and deck area
• Multiple seating configurations in 35 x 23 conference center
• Gourmet breakfast each morning for overnight guests
• Appetizers and beverages in the late afternoon
• Large computer-ready TV for PowerPoint presentations – LCD projector included)
• Full audio conferencing system for audio playback and sound
• Wireless Wi-Fi in conference facility and throughout Inn’s guestrooms and common areas (included in corporate room rate)
• Easels and whiteboard
• Daytime snacks and beverages during your meeting and stay
• Catered meals for lunch and dinner on site (full commercial kitchen) and upon request

# of Meeting Rooms: 1

Meeting Types: Business Meeting, Retreats, Social

Meeting Amenities: Dedicated Conference Center, Onsite Catering

Meeting Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 20

Total Rooms Sq Footages: 10 guest rooms averaging 920 square feet

Max Capacity Boardroom: 50