Header picture is Pi0neer Farm not a rental cabin. Escape to a world of pristine forests and starry nights. There’s a cabin waiting for you in one of Southern West […]
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It’s The Berries Tis the season to forage for berries! Here are a couple of ideas for some tasty dishes that will be sure to please any crowd. Fresh Berry […]
Be sure and bring home some fresh ramps from your ramp feast / dinner to make some delicious and simple ramp butter!
One thing about humans: we’re attracted to water. Something about vacations often leads us to lakes, rivers, and oceans. We just can’t get enough of it, and we love to […]
Have you ever taken a hike through the woods and see plants that look good enough to eat? Well many of them are!
As we celebrate Black History Month in Southern West Virginia, we’re taking a look at some of our most prominent Black leaders and historical sites where you can learn more […]
Snow isn’t just for kids; it’s magical for adults, too! And at Winterplace Ski Resort in Ghent, winter games have just begun. Peakside playtime With a base elevation of nearly […]
The Annual Appalachian Coal Town Christmas at the Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine in Beckley, WV is a perfect family adventure. Take a step back in time to coal camp living. Hear the carolers, take a horse and buggy ride, drink some hot chocolate and roast marshmallows. The lights light up the night but it will be dark on your trip through what once was a working coal mine.
Small business Saturday is this weekend, just after the insane rush of Black Friday. Skip fighting the crowds and buy local. Why? Because it puts your money back into your community. […]
After the glitz and glitter of Halloween, November is a time of reflection. Join us as we celebrate our country’s heroes— and give thanks for what we have. Veterans Day […]