The Mimslyn Inn
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We passed through four states today on the way to Shenandoah National Park; Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia. We took care of some errands when we went through Chambersburg after we left our campsite. First we went to a fruit stand that has been along the Lincoln Highway since its inception. A few years ago, we drove the length of the Lincoln Highway across the country, so were interested in ...
Travel 30 miles down the Skyline Drive Road to Big Meadows campground. It is an older campground than Mathews Arm and not as nice. The campsites are more open and not as large. Hard to find a site to fit a 32 foot Motorhome! The one thing this campground has are showers which we dont use. We settle in and read for the afternoon then walk around the campground!
It gets windy and cold later so no fire tonight. Rains in the night!
... have views and lookouts on both sides. Pull into the first campsite Mathews Arm and get a really nice spot. There are warnings everywhere about not feeding animals and bear warnings and we figure SURE,, just like all the hundreds of Moose warning signs on the roads and we never saw one moose! We have lunch and go for a big hike where we go down about 1000 feet in elevation ...
5 hrs in....Scott has cracked the whip and all VideoRay employes are working with utmost productivity.
For the quantitatively inclined:
Current fuel consumption is an average of 7.05 MPG....
Compared to the Tesla's 90 MPG(equivalent)
... we looked out for interesting bugs, lichens on the rocks, and different kinds of trees and leaves. We saw more millipedes and centipedes then we had ever seen before. It was crowded at the falls as this is one of the more popular hikes in the park. We hung out and took pictures and that is when an unfortunate accident occurred. Dulcey was standing on the rocks below the falls taking pictures when she lost her footing on the slippery rocks. She ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center