Mountain Beauty October 20th 2008 My goal for today was Monongahela National Forest.
This large tract of forest land covers roughly the northeastern quarter of West Virginia.
It contains the most isolated wilderness in the eastern US.
The spots I was after were pretty popular and close to the road though, since I was still worn out from the raft trips.
Before I could get there, I h ... read more
North America » United States » West Virginia » Summersville Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
When I travel, I love the great outdoors, modern art, historical sites, good food, classic roadside attractions, and long drives in a convertible. Preferably all at once. The nickname is a tribute to a wise traveller in the Hitch-hikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, who proved that all you really need to cross the galaxy (and beyond) is a towel.
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