Super 8 Richlands/Claypool Hill
Travel Blogs from Pounding Mill
The last three days have been a mix of some of the wettest weather, beautiful country side, and gracious friends. We left Front Royal and headed down Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park. This scenic drive follows the crest of the Blue Ridge mountains for 105 miles. At its southern end it joins the Blue Ridge Parkway, which stretches 469 miles to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
At the ...
... for dinner. Totally bizarre. The locals all know this--they mostly brought in pizza from the local Little Caesar's. Not prohibited by management.
They made a big push to sell everyone a $5 raffle ticket to raise money for the projector; frankly, if they'd been selling hot dogs and hamburgers in the ten years they've been open, they'd have that money in the bag!
Movies were Despicable Me 2 ...
... but there is not enough quit in me just yet.
ill hit 500 miles in the morning!"
"woke up today and had a beautiful view out the back of the shelter. Turns out th magazine i read about the privy was old. In the past couple years the trees have grown just above the sight line making it so i couldn't see anything from the privy :(
I am now at the top of a rock looking out over all of the greyson highlands...... amazingly great spot. I am ...
2010 U.S. Road Trip – Day 41 -
7/29/2010 – Pounding Mill, VA
Mammouth Cave National Park is home to
the largest cave system in the world. So we had to go check it out
before making our trip back to our home state, Virginia. We took the
Historic tour, which is the recommended tour for first time cavers
and kids. The tour lasted 2 hours and a total distance of 2 miles of
cave. This was a great ...
Today we ventured to the hot spot so mom and dad could make some calls to the office. After that we tried to find somewhere to eat so here were our choices McDonald's or Hardees. We ended up at Hardees good thing too because the biscuits were really good. In the afternoon we went on a hike it was pretty cool it was right next to a little river. We biked to the trail and ended up running up the hill after because our site was on the top of a really steep ...