Tag Archive: Beckley WV

Season Opens At Exhibition Coal Mine

April 6, 2021 1:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What started out as just a short underground tour has evolved into a cultural journey back into early West Virginia mining history.  Now visitors can tour the underground coal mine, as well as visit the restored buildings of the Coal Camp, the Rahall Company Store and Museum, the Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia, and […]

Anatomy of a Cool Small Town

May 9, 2013 12:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

So what makes up a ‘cool’ small town? Well in our humble opinion it’s a combination of many things. It has to be both scenic and historic and MUST be close to some really fun things to see and do. Good eats and unique shops are another thing a town cannot be cool without and […]

Where Locals Go – Raleigh County (Part 1)

March 22, 2012 10:31 am Published by 4 Comments

The locals always know the best ‘hang-out’ spots. Whether it’s a neat place to hike or an out-of-the-way place to eat, locals know where to find the little hidden gems where they live. This week we will look at some local favorites in Raleigh County. Things to Do Raleigh County is full of businesses and […]