Monday, October 25, 2021

Bakers Run Campground, Sutton, WV: Site 04

Bakers Run, a Corps of Engineers Campground with 77 sites located on the Tail Water of Sutton Lake.   Address: 1628 Bakers Run Rd, Sutton, WV 26601Phone: (304) 765-5631Sutton...

Do you know? About, “The Elk River Water Trail!”

• The Elk River is a 177-mile river that cuts through the heart of West Virginia. • Every year in June, the Elk River Hosts the “Elk River Summer...

Do you know? About, “Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster!”

About, "Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster!" • The Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster is considered to be one of the worlds worst industrial disasters and by some the worst in American...

Do you know? About, “Lord Fairfax Stone!”

About, “Lord Fairfax Stone!” • The original stone was used to settle a boundary dispute over land in the English colonies of Maryland and Virginia between Thomas Fairfax, 6th...

Do you know? About, “Glade Creek Grist Mill.”

About, “Glade Creek Grist Mill at Babcock State Park.” • The Mill is a replica of the Cooper’s Mill that once set where the park office and parking lot...

Do you know? About, “Seneca Rocks!”

About, “Seneca Rocks!” • The white Tuscarora quartzite rock formation rises over 900 feet above the North Fork River and is one of the best-known landmarks in WV. • Didn’t...

Do you know? About, “Thorny Mountain Fire Tower.”

About, “Thorny Mountain Fire Tower at Seneca State Forest.” • Thorny Mountain Fire Tower got its start as the Michael Mountain Fire Tower built in 1924, 4.8 miles away. ...

Do you know? About, “Falls of Hills Creek!”

About, "Falls of Hills Creek!" • There are three cascading waterfalls along the trail varying in height: the first at 20 feet, the second at 45 feet, and the...

Do you know? About, “Cranberry Glades Botanical Area.”

About, "Cranberry Glades Botanical Area: Monongahela National Forest!" • The Cranberry Glades Botanical Area the "Glades” is the largest area of protected bogs in West Virginia. • The Botanical Area...

Camping in a Fire Tower: Seneca State Forest

We have traveled all over the Eastern Side of the United States and still are finding extraordinary and unique opportunities like this in our home state. When we...

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