The site of the John Henry Historical Park is in Talcott, WV which is located in Summers County. Summers County encompasses the confluences of the Greenbriar and the Bluestone Rivers into the New River and is filled with seemingly unending natural beauty. Summers County is rich in outdoor activities with superb fishing, boating, hiking, horseback riding and more. Two of West Virginia's great state parks are within the Summers County boundaries. Pipestem Resort State Park offers golf, horseback riding, fishing and conference facilities. Bluestone State Park, located on Bluestone Lake, provides cabins, camping, fishing, hiking, swimming and a boat marina.