Tag Archive: West Virginia Rivers

What’s The Big Deal With Nicholas County?

August 26, 2009 12:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In the northernmost reaches of Southern West Virginia (?!) are the beautiful rolling hills of Nicholas County.  It’s the gateway to West Virginia’s mountain lakes region, and there’s a lot going on up that-a-way. First up on the Nicholas County list of cool things is, of course, the world famous Gauley River.  Nicholas shares the […]

What’s The Big Deal With Summers County?

August 6, 2009 2:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  If you go less than 200 miles from home, is that considered a “stay-cation”?  If so, and you live in Southern West Virginia, go ahead and sign up for one in Summers County. Hinton’s there.  If you have any interest in railroads, or rivers, or coal mining history, or hot dogs (you know what […]