Destinations

In the heart of Canaan Valley

June 8, 2017

The snow that West Virginia’s Canaan Valley is famous for may be a bit unpredictable, but the arrival of spring and summer bring a freshness to the mountain air and a multitude of opportunities to […]

Destinations

3 great ways to enjoy the Cheat River

June 7, 2017

Hold on — the rapids come quick and fast on sections of the river deep within the Cheat Canyon.  This whitewater adventure features Class III, IV, and V rapids on the spectacularly beautiful Cheat River […]

Destinations

Hit the road in Bath County

May 28, 2017

New driving tour takes in the rural mountain scenery   The journey to Bath County, Va., from the Washington, D.C., area is a little more than 200 miles and starts on busy I-66 and then […]

Civil War

It’s time to visit Harpers Ferry again

May 26, 2017

In 1785, Thomas Jefferson noted that “… the passage of the Patowmac through the Blue Ridge is one of the most stupendous scenes in nature.” His words ring just as true today in the place […]