Keyser is located approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) from Washington, the capital of the United States of America, and about 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Pittsburgh.
While it can be tempting to simply sit back and relax while vacationing in Keyser, don't forget, the surrounding region's numerous scenic delights await. While in the region, visit the Rocky Gap State Park and Rocky Gap Golf Resort in Cumberland, about 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the southwest of Keyser.
Winchester, is another good spot to discover. It is around 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Keyser and offers a number of interesting tourist attractions, including Stonewall Jackson's Headquarters, Apple Blossom Mall and Shenandoah University. Make sure you don't return to Keyser until you've checked out Winchester's Handley Regional Library, Jim Barnett Park and Belle Grove Plantation.
The best places for tourists to visit when they first arrive in a new place are the ones that offer a snapshot of the local culture. Don't miss Eastern Panhandle's history museums.
When you need a break, have a go at bird watching or shore fishing. Check out some of the region's best winter activities. Do as the locals do and have a go at snowboarding here. Cross-country skiing is also popular.
If you intend on traveling by plane, it's handy to remember that the nearest major airport is Morgantown Municipal Airport, 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the west of Keyser.