Washington, which is the national capital, is situated 220 miles (354 kilometers) east of Winona.
Consider using Winona as a jumping off point for further explorations. This much-loved region has plenty of interesting natural and man-made attractions. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Montgomery, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast, and Beckley 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast.
Lewisburg is 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Winona. This regional center has a great selection of points of interest, such as Greenbrier Valley Theatre, Lewisburg Elks Country Club and North House Museum. Make sure you don't rush back to Winona until you've checked out Lewisburg's West Virginia State Fair Fairgrounds and Lost World Caverns.
Should the heavens open, don't worry, Southern West Virginia is home to some terrific history museums, guaranteed to keep you and your family entertained.
If you are after a break from sightseeing, why not indulge in a local watersport? Canoeing and fishing are both well-established in the area.
If you plan on arriving and departing by plane, keep in mind that the handiest major airport is Raleigh County Memorial Airport, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south of Winona.