Tag Archive: west virginia shopping

Tamarack at Night

Driving on I-77/I-64 near Beckley (between the Harper Rd. exit and the Rt. 19 exchange) you will see a large, intriguing, spired roof line peeking out from the hillside above the travel plaza. This round, red-roofed building is Tamarack, one of the greatest showcases of West Virginia anywhere in the state. If you’ve been to… View Article

WV Made Gifts @ Tamarack

Christmas season is here, and the yearly dilemma of gift buying is upon us again. Inevitably, there’s someone on your list that has everything.  Where can you find a unique, creative, one-of-a-kind gift?  The answer to that problem may just lie in the hands of our local artisans. Southern WV is home to many fine… View Article

Tamarack at Night

Anyone who’s driven through southern West Virginia has seen it.  That red roofed round-about building that kind of looks like a landing spot for when the mother ship comes to down to get us. Or maybe it’s a crown.  Or a flower. Actually, when viewed from above, the Tamarack building itself is a structured representation… View Article

Scenic Winter View of the New River Gorge

Well, there’s almost no end to the romance when it comes to our particular spot here in the heart (get it?) of the Appalachians. Here’s a list of 15 things that are sure to get your baby to cuddle right up and give you a smooch.  If you’re lucky. Cabin Getaways. A log on the… View Article

We know that a lot of you have waited until the last minute to grab those stocking stuffers and little gifts for Christmas this year. Here’s a list of 20 great last minute ideas… -Beautiful, inspired pottery from Guided Clay in the Oak Hill area.  Potter Andy Pense is a true master. -Tickets for a… View Article

Southern WV Gift Certificate Tree for the United Way
Appalachian Coaltown Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas in southern WV And all through the mountains, folks snoozed peacefully The wood smoke rose up from the hollers in puffs And old dogs everywhere sat back on their duffs There was silence in Hinton, no trains rumbling by No lights to blur out all the stars in the sky… View Article

Everyone likes to do a little shopping on vacation.  Here are some places that you will definitely be able to find great art on your visit to southern West Virginia: Lewisburg Your list of cool places to stop needs to include Greenbrier County.  Lewisburg’s historic downtown is a fun place to walk around, and there… View Article