Sheraton Roanoke Hotel And Conference Center
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We left Harpers Ferry early Wednesday morning and hit the road for Roanoke. On the way, we swung a little east and drove through the north section of Shenandoah National Park. This is one park that we've never been to before, so it gives us a chance to check that one off our our list. The park is basically a driving park with a single parkway road …
Driving through skyline drive in the Shenandoah mountains is fantastic. The roads are built for motorcycles. Long sweeping turns up and down the mountains. I lost track of how many turns but just fantastic. That's what this trip was about.
We made it to Roanoke today having logged 225 of the best motorcycle miles I've ever enjoyed. The road …
We have seen ships in Boston, Baltimore, and Roanoke. Take time to look at the pictures and make a comparison of each ship. First is the Eleanor in Boston. This was the ship in which the Boston Tea Party occurred. In Baltimore we saw the USS Constellation which was a war ship in the early 1800's. Today, we boarded the Elizabeth II, which was a merchant ship that carried up to 50 men over to the New World. ...
... first bear sighting! So it was cool the bear did not just run away - like they usually do. The hike to a camp site got us in late. On the way I managed to get a quick photo of a toad by a tree stump tho. After setting up camp, building a fire - it was off to sleep! We have 9 miles tomorrow, and would like to get to town around 11. Friday, May 23 2014 Woke up to.....biting bugs everywhere! I will be glad when I pick up my tent in Troutville today, it ...
... scared a LARGE vulture that was directly under me, scared the heck outta me and I almost fell off the cliff edge..........what a great way to die, falling off the ledge backwards after going to the bathroom...lmbo! We hiked up the trail to the power lines, that is when I found and caught a large rattle snake!! My first one of the season :) Hopefully there will be lots more! Ran into Mountain Momma at the shelter that we stopped to eat at, she is doing okay but hurt her ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSheraton Roanoke Hotel And Conference Center
Nice hotel. Great staff. The steakhouse attached was wonderful with very knowledgeable waitress. Although perhaps a little too familiar at times.
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