Hampton Inn Mount Airy
Travel Blogs from Mount Airy
... way, which provided a much-appreciated opportunity to stop and take a break. There are also several scenic spots where the trail crosses small feeder streams and overlooks where we could take a quick break. Although the foliage was starting to come in on the trees, it was still open enough to have good views of the gorge below. Although this part of the trail is the most challenging, we were still fresh from ...
... we had our passports, Japan rail passes and other necessary travel documents, we threw everything in the back of our rental car and headed out to begin our journey. Tonight we are driving to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to stay overnight in a hotel. We will get up early in the morning and head to JFK airport in New ...
... 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..
... foliage across the lake and in the brilliant reflections on the extremely calm water. From here, we hiked on to the Moore’s Wall Loop Trail/Mountains-to-Sea Trail in the clockwise direction past the lake and the campgrounds through a dense rhododendron forest. After the intersection with the Magnolia Springs Trail, a connector to Cook’s Wall Trail and the rocky outcrops on the south side of the park, ...
The weather cleared and the fog lifted so it was time to ride fast. Wade struggled to keep up. I was ripping through the woods and was having so much fun that I forgot to watch the gas. Almost ran out again Stopped to ask for directions and met a nice guy selling photos. He was quite the talker? But really friendly. Stopped for lunch and gas and back on the road. Miles to go before we sleep. And miles to go before we ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center