Mentone Springs Hotel
Travel Blogs from Mentone
First day of our trip and pinching ourselves. Will be traveling with our longtime friends Ben and Maureen Judkins for the next couple of months. Spent this afternoon exploring bicycle trails and hiking to see the two waterfalls in the park. Took Molly on the hike with us and she loved swimming in the waterfall pool. We would have loved to join her but were not allowed. Heading to Cave City, TN ...
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As you drive along the trails, you can park to get out to hike around the park and monuments. Biking and Horseback riding also welcomed here.
... font-size: 12px; line-height: 16.6200008392334px;">Day Trip: about 2 hrs from Nashville and about 15 minutes south of Chattanooga
... after the Civil War as many northern investors looked for mining opportunities in the South. There is an opera house!!
What has become more obvious the more I drive in the South, is how much an impact losing the war had on their economy.. It devastated many thriving towns. Fredericksburg population took over 100 years to reach pre war levels. Memphis survived due to cotton and then was devastated by the ML King assassination as many businesses left. ...
... 400 ft and runs for about 7 miles east west and is south of the city.
US Grant then arrived and made plan to attack. On 24th November he ordered Hooker to attack Look Out Mountain, which is a massively high ridge sitting above Chattanooga. In what was called the battle above the clouds due to the fog present on the 24th, no one was really sure who won. The South retreated, after a days battle and the brigades here ...