100 Great Things about West Virginia

(more or less)

 

We spent eleven wonderful days in West Virginia eastern West Virginia in June / July 2011.  Here are some of the great things we discovered:

  

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  1. Here's a map of our trip on GoogleEarth.

  2. Here are some of the places we visited:

        Parsons - site of Battle of Corricks Ford

        Beverly - see the very good visitors center - ask for info on visiting the Battle of Rich Mountain Sites

        Battle of Rich Mountain site

        Elkins

        Blackwater Falls -- great lodge - try the Baked Apple Pancake as either a breakfast or dessert item.  It's really good -- more like a great apple souffle, but we'll let them call it a "pancake."

        National Radio Astronomy Observatory

        Pocahantas Demonstration Coal Mine

        Pipestem State Park - with the tram down

        Hawks Nest State Park - with another tram down

        Charleston - state capitol

        Demonstration Coal Mine

        Tamarack

     

     

 

 

This page will be updated as I get a chance to add more.  Check back.  Enjoy!

 

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Michael Von der Porten 2011-2012 All Rights Reserved                                                                               www.winepi.com/WV-2011-2.htm

 

 

 

 

 

updated:  05/22/12 12:39:27 AM