Meet Our Ascenders

Purpose. Community. The Outdoors. These three pillars are what drive Ascend WV and its incredible members. Keep scrolling to learn more about the folks who have moved to West Virginia, made a difference in their communities, and experienced Almost Heaven's world-class outdoor adventures for themselves.

Ascend by the Numbers


Hailing From 38 states & 5 Countries


Representing a variety of companies



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There is a reason that John Denver coined West Virginia as Almost Heaven in his 1971 hit song Take Me Home, Country Roads. Come get a taste of life in Almost Heaven. With global cuisines, rich mountain culture and outdoor adventures, our Ascend WV towns are the home you have been longing for. Explore our five mountain communities to discover the place where you belong

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