Our communities of The Chase and The Springs are located in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia, one of the most beautiful countrysides in North America. Featuring tons of history, river overlooks and charming small towns, you’ll be hard pressed to find a more picturesque place to live. Aside from the natural beauty of the area, there are some must-see attractions that make the eastern panhandle an endearing place to live. One of the biggest highlights of the eastern panhandle is the historical Washington Heritage Trail. Starting in 1748 when he was a teenage surveyor, George Washington spent time in West Virginia, as well asowned a lot of land in the state. This trail forms a loop through the eastern panhandle, tracing the footsteps of George Washington and his family and the mark they left on the region. Harper’s Ferry National Historical Park is one of the most historically significant and beautiful locations in West Virginia. This popular outdoor destination is a former Civil War site that features beautiful views of the Shenandoah and Potomac rivers with long, majestic hiking trails throughout. Some of the activities available to visitors include white water rafting, tubing, biking, hiking, rock climbing and much more. Visit their website to get a full list of Things To Do at the park. People looking for a more modern, indoor attraction in the area should visit the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races, located just 3 miles from our The Chase community. Featuring casino games, live horse racing all throughout the year and Hollywood-style live entertainment, this venue has a little something for everyone! The eastern panhandle of West Virginia has something to offer everyone, whether you’re looking for a bit of history, entertainment or outdoor activities. You can find out more about The Chase and The Springs from our website.