Category: West Virginia

Three, Two, One

Three, Two, One

Mountain Music and Mountain Rails                         Take in THREE Branson-style shows in the mountains of West Virginia at American Mountain Theater, Gandy Dancer Theatre, and Orange Blossom Trail Music Hall…and ride TWO trains in ONE day! Day One First stop

Mountains of Faith

Mountains of Faith

See faith in action in the Mountain State. Day One Arrive in Morgantown, WV, to meet your guide who will regale you with stories about a local boy who had a dream on your Don Knotts Hometown tour. Everyone remembers

Harvest Moon Arts & Crafts Festival – A Taste of Parkersburg

Sept. 14-16, 2012 Day One Arrive in Parkersburg, WV and check into Blennerhassett Hotel or other hotel. Dinner is on your own at A Taste of Parkersburg Festival, next to the Blennerhassett Hotel or at a local restaurant. Savor the

Where Buckwheat is King

Friday-Sunday, Sept. 28-30, 2012 Day One 2:30 p.m. Arrive at Lakeview Resort, Alpine Lake Resort, or Wisp Resort and check-in. After a brief rest, depart for Kingwood to visit the arts and crafts and for a special county music concert. 

Journey Through the Coal Fields

Experience coal field culture and cuisine as you travel through the scenic coal country of Southern West Virginia Coal mining has been an important part of the culture of West Virginia for many years.  In the early part of the

Farms, Fun and Fantastic Finds

Day One Arrive in early afternoon in Martinsburg, WV, and meet your friendly guide.  Our first stop is at the B & O Round House and Train Depot.  Hear the call to all able-bodied men to run and protect the

Mountain Music, Rails and Trails

Mountain Music, Rails and Trails

3 trains and 2 shows Day One Our train adventure begins in Durbin, WV a railroad company town in its heyday, where we‘ll visit the depot store before boarding the Durbin Rocket, powered by steam locomotive. You might want to

New Tygart Flyer and Mountain Music

New Tygart Flyer and Mountain Music

Train and Music Tour Day One Be amazed at the Mountaineer Wind Energy Center turbines which we‘ll see en route to Elkins. The first wind farm in West Virginia and the largest wind energy facility east of the Mississippi when

Love You, Mom and Dad

Love You, Mom and Dad

Visit the site where Mother’s Day was first observed in the United States.  Anna Jarvis, who grew up in Grafton, WV, founded this holiday in her hometown.  See the International Mother’s Day Shrine, the church where the first Mother‘s Day service was

Appalachian Vittles

Appalachian Vittles

Dine-Around On this eat-your-way-through-the-day tour, you‘ll travel along the Cheat River Scenic Byway watching for rafters and fishermen on the beautiful river valley. Chow down at a WWII museum, in historic homes and buildings, and the first New Deal Homestead,