West Virginia Poker
There are some good casinos and poker rooms here, especially when you consider the population of West Virginia. The laws are somewhat lenient when it comes to gambling in your home and there are many online poker rooms accepting residents from West Virginia.
West Virginia Poker Room
Play at Bet Online
West Virginia Casino
Visit the Bovada Casino
West Virginia Gambling Laws
Gambling from home in West Virginia (§61-10-5) is a misdemeanor. The fine will between $5 and $300, by default you could end up in jail for 10 to 30 days. This is a relatively good law for online poker players when compared to most of the states, but a bad law for the home poker players.
Where to play live poker in West Virginia
There are good poker rooms here, considering less than two million residents live in West Virginia. The best poker room in the state are in the Mardi Gras Casino, the Wheeling Island Casino and the Mountaineer Casino. The most popular poker game here is Texas Holdem.
Poker sites accepting players from West Virginia
You do have a decent variety of online poker rooms to play in this state, but for the most part only three are worth the download. Your best three options are Bovada.lv, America's Cardroom and Bet Online Poker. Beyond the top three you will find a lack of poker tables with action, poker tournaments with a minimal number of players, withdrawal issues and a poker room full of regular grinders. The competition is tough in the smaller poker rooms in the U.S. market. They are filled with regulars that know each other and they will eat away at a new player's bankroll quickly.