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Whitetop Mountain: The Second Highest Mountain in Virginia

Don’t let the fact this mountain falls into second place discourage you from visiting the summit. In fact the view from the summit of Whitetop Mountain is better than the highest point in the state at nearby Mt. Rogers. Why? Because Mt. Rogers is completely forested at the top, and Whitetop Mountain is mostly bald.

10 Places to Visit in October in the Southeastern United States

That cool, brisk, humid-free fall air is finally upon us. The days are getting shorter, and the green is fading from the leaves. People are talking about pumpkin spice everything and Halloween is just around the corner. I don’t know about you, but this time of year I’m ready for a little trip somewhere.

7 Smaller Destinations for Labor Day Weekend in the Southeast

This year over 16 million people are expected to fly in the United States for the Labor Day holiday weekend, and even more are expected to drive. Popular destinations like Charlotte, North Carolina and Charleston, South Carolina beckon weekend travelers with package deals and special rates, but they also come with the caveat of long lines and heavy traffic. But where could you book a last-minute trip that would keep you entertained, fed, and happy for the holiday weekend?

Hiking the Appalachian Trail at Grayson Highlands State Park in Virginia

I had only been on the Appalachian Trail for about thirty minutes and I’d already come across a field of wild ponies, viewed a breathtaking panorama from the top of a rocky outcropping, and I could see the tallest mountain in Virginia nearby. This is exactly why Grayson Highlands State Park is one of the best places to access the Appalachian Trail. And exactly why I do it at least once every year.

Eating at Skeeter’s in Wytheville, VA

The place is called Skeeter’s. It’s a little hole-in-the-wall on Main Street in Wytheville, Virginia. An old sign painting on the side of the brick building claims they have sold over 6 9 million hot dogs. I was hooked on this place even before I walked inside and was greeted by a friendly staff, a comfortable atmosphere, and two great hot dogs.