“Brother vs. Brother, Richwood, West Virginia, 1910s” by Finley Taylor, Early Appalachian Photographer. “America has no north, no south, no east, no west. The sun rises over the hills and sets over the mountains, the compass just points up and down, and we can laugh now at the absurd notion of there being a north and a south. We are one and undivided.” ~Pvt. Sam Watkins, 1st Tennessee, Co. H.
North Fork Mountain is a showpiece in a state renowned for it's beauty. Cabins, WV -steep climb
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad ride roundtrip from Chama NM to Antonito, CO. Such a fun ride and they serve yummylicious homemade lunch at the halfway point-which is in the middle of nowhere. The cooks told me they drive 17 miles on a dirt road to work