A Place By The Parkway

221 Crown Ridge Road, Galax, Virginia, 24333, United States | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Galax

West Virginia Wild and Wonderful

A travel blog entry by jensgregersen

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... capitol buildings designed by architect Cass Gilbert. West Virginians are proud of the fact that the dome is 4 1/2 feet taller than the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C. During our stay we enjoyed a private tour of both the Capitol building and the Governor's Mansion. Grace, our tour guide, welcomed us into the entrance hall of the mansion and proceeded to lead us through all the rooms on the main ...

Heading Home

A travel blog entry by fulkss

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... Salem, then north into the Blue Ridge Mountains. I by-passed Mt. Airy -- think Andy Griffith and Mayberry. There were quite a few crosswinds so that slowed me down. Crossed the Virginia state line around 4:30 and found a campground outside of Wytheville by 5:30. Up here in the mountains my digital antenna doesn't pick up any TV stations or FM radio. Early to bed, I guess. Temperatures were in the mid-80s today here. Summer. Not sure what I am heading into as I drive ...

The long road to New York...

A travel blog entry by stephyvilchis

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After almost a year of planning and preparation, we are on highway 77 - stuck in horrific traffic right now driving into West Virginia. Of course, we all have to use the bathroom and there is nothing around us for many miles. After the quick typical last minute packing of the Vilchis family and checking to ...

Quartzite Mountains to the East of the Blue Ridge

A travel blog entry by sabbatical

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... interpretation at the top of the mountain and the trail head and I was surprised there was not at least a temporary sign up about the fire-since it was so noticeable and the perfect teachable moment about fires and fire policy as well as the ecology of fire.

Pilot Mountain was forest mapped by Thomas Jefferson's father. This was an interesting connection for us that linked us with Charlottesville. The Settlers of the area were the Moravians, and the Saura Indians..
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Tarter Starter

A travel blog entry by danbren

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... in North Carolina with his parents and three brothers at the age of three in 1749. He grew up and married there and moved to Wytheville (after fighting in the Rev. War) with his family 1780. He bought property at Stoney Fork and built one of the first brick homes there, raising 11 children. His son, Nickolas Jr., had 15 kids, one of them providing the link to Brenda ...

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This hotel, located on 221 Crown Ridge Road, Galax, is near Adrian Gates.
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