Washington, which is the national capital, is located 110 miles (177 kilometers) southeast of Lonaconing, while Pittsburgh lies 80 miles (129 kilometers) to the northwest.
No places are the same; each has its own special tastes and textures. So, if you have time, stop by a few of the other places around Lonaconing. Check out the New Germany State Park and Big Run State Park in and around Grantsville, a place that is 13 miles (21 kilometers), away from Lonaconing. Another option is to go to Cumberland. It's about 13 miles (21 kilometers) from Lonaconing and is home to the Rocky Gap State Park and Rocky Gap Golf Resort.
Winchester, is another good spot to visit. It is around 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Lonaconing and offers a great selection of visitor attractions, for example Winchester Visitors Center, George Washington's Office and Winchester Little Theater. State Arboretum of Virginia, Handley Regional Library and Apple Blossom Mall are also good places to spend some time.
A fun way to discover the unique natural environment around Lonaconing is to sign up for a rock climbing or horse riding tour.
When the time comes to say farewell to Lonaconing, head to the nearest major airport located in Morgantown, 50 miles (80 kilometers) away.