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... adjusted for up and down hills and some serious curves and we were probably averaging about 30 mph. I suggested we cut over to I-81 and drive to Roanoke and cut back over to the parkway to save time. While the interstate was not as pretty, it was a lot faster and we managed to get to the Meadows of Dan Campground by 4 p.m. We both hate arriving late and this way we had time to set up and drive the truck back to Meadows of Dan to get fuel. ...
... was still fairly early in the morning, the parking lot was already almost full. Raven Cliff Falls is a popular area, especially on a holiday. We ended up getting one of the last parking spaces. After paying the day-use fee, we started hiking the red-blazed Raven Cliff Falls Trail. In about 1.5 miles, we turned right on the blue-blazed Gum Gap Trail and followed this for another mile or so. Due to the greater crowds here, we ...
... go to the official website at "www.Appalachian trail.org". Otherwise, just have a read of Bill Bryson's "A Walk in the woods" for a humorous look at the trail. His book has just been made into a movie starring Robert Redford and Nick Nolte. Soon to be released. The book is a great read, and I intend to see the movie as well. For those of you who don't know, Bill Bryson is a renowned American born journalist/writer specialising in ...
As most of you are aware Sheila and I depart at the end of this month for two months in Europe. We have signed on with this travel blog and will send comments and pictures as we move around. Should you not desire to receive these, just let me know and I'll delete you;). There should be a picture here of some idiot up a pole.
Fred & ...
... out, fine dining at world-class
restaurants, historical sites, etc. There is horseback riding,
sightseeing, whitewater rafting, kayaking, camping, Hawks Nest,
Appalachian State University, Lees-McRae College, Spruce Pine, gift
shops, antique stores, flea markets, art galleries, gemstone mining,
Jesuit monastery, downhill & cross- country skiing.
Please contact me for more info about this great place to stay. Thanks!