Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Beckley East
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... This particular coal seam is about 18" wide and about 18" off the floor. Miners had to crawl in on their side, dig out underneath the coal seam to create a shelf, drill into the shelf, insert blasting powder, blast it, so the coal collapsed in pieces on the floor, then load it into coal cars and haul it out, using their own animals--pony, if they had a small one, goats, dogs, and their children. Each car carried a ton. They were expected to mine 10 tons ...
... settled for ponchos, which we acquired for a dollar apiece at the dollar store.
After our exciting shopping spree, we went to dinner at a Yelp-Recommended BBQ joint called a Taste of Memphis. The food was pretty good and the decor was entertaining (check out the photos). Turned out that there was a geocache 20 meters from the table at which I was sitting when I checked the geocaching app, so I ...
... by the picnic table, had a few more brewskies, smoked a cigar I had been holding since the Bahamas and laughed our butts off. Me and grace passed out in the hammock, then were awoken by grumpy men... I was uhhhhh "tired" so the night was a blur, but apparently I enacted a rain dance in hopes of better climbing weather the next day .I love this group of people...there is never a dull moment.
My rain dance worked! the next day it wasn't pouring! We went to ...
... for when they got back. We set up camp and took off to the local pizza joint. Pies and Pints was incredible! It had the most unique flavors of pizza, the one that stood out most was the grape pizza. Delicious, who would have known?? After pizza and beer we headed back to camp and went to bed early hoping to get an early start the next day.
We woke up and went straight for the trail head. It was about ...
... low and safe.
Also, we are proud to say that throughout this journey, the boys of Troop B241 have been the most respectful & well-behaved of any troops we have seen thus far. We have also been given kudos from some random people while on tour, commenting on how well behaved our group of scouts are. Well done, scouts !
Looking forward, here are what we have going on during the next several days:
Today is the Trek ...