Mcconnellsburg is located in the seat of Fulton County, and is easily accessed from Rt. 16 and Rt.522. McConnellsburg consists of numerous taverns, inns, automotive garages and other travel-related structures, including the Fulton House, the Fulton County Courthouse, and the log cabin of Daniel McConnell. Currently, the biggest economic driver is Oshkosh Corporation-owned JLG Industries, a major manufacturer of construction and maintenance access-related lifting equipment. Fulton county is also the home of Cowans Gap State Park, a very popular summer day trip.