Creek near Gap Cave

Cumberland National Historic Park

We left West Virginia and headed in our optimal direction – Southwest. After a short 6 hours and several stops, we made it to Cumberland National Historic Park on the border of Virginia, Tennessee and Kentucky. In the early days of Westward advancement, the Appalachian Mountains were the blockade. The mountain range goes from Canada […]

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View from Grandview Trail

National Parks of Southern West Virginia

Our unexpected journey back North to escape Irma led us to Southern West Virginia. The area has several state parks and three NPS parks: Bluestone River National Scenic River, Gauley River National Recreation Area and New River Gorge National River. Our jaws dropped when we drove through the parks, they are breathtaking. If you are […]

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