Days Inn Lake Gaston
Travel Blogs from Bracey
... br> We are headed to Asheville, North Carolina. Weather reports predict some rain so it might be slow going for a bit. More tomorrow.
P.S. It was great seeing Bret in his new environment here in Virginia. He's into gardening, raising chickens, and of course taking care of his little buddy Jonathan. We had a brief visit due to the earlier delay, but we'll try to catch up tomorrow. Over and out.
... Kathie stayed inside to be warm and get caught up on these blogs. Sorry to inundate you all with so many at once but I have to make hay while the internet is available!! After this, I'll give you a break from reading my drivel; you won't hear from us for a few days, I expect.
We'll head out around 11:00 a.m. to comply with Ted's good advice on the best hours ...
Today, we headed to Medoc Mountain State Park to
complete hike #40 from the 100 Classic Hikes. We started at the main
parking lot and hiked the Stream Loop Trail to the second intersection
with Discovery Loop Trail and took this to the bridge over Little
Fishing Creek. We then hiked Dam Site Loop Trail clockwise to Summit
Loop Trail and hiked to the top of ...
It was great to get back to the hotel [Hampton Inn, South Hill ] for a much needed night's rest. If you're ever in the US or Canada the Hampton Inns are a lovely place to stay and not too dear.
In the morning the Laben's arrived at 9am for the rest of our Bro Thomas tour. We were raring to go, driving around the mangificent Virginian countryside looking for Bro Thomas' old haunts. I rode with Becky, chatting about her extensive family, the ...
... House. Funny name for a place, but there IS a Court House there.
The countryside in Virginia is glorious - at Appomattox too. The site of the Civil War Events and houses is beautifully set out. It was here that the Civil War ended, and Gen. Robert E Lee capitulated to Ulysses S Grant. We visited the house where the surrender was signed, and had a brief look in the Court House, but we were very short on time, and had to ...
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking