Every single plant has a specific insect to attack it and keep it from taking over—to keep things in balance,” says Tait. “There’s no balance with invasive plants here, so they are growing really rapidly.Read More
Category: Places to see and people to meet
Appalachian legend and lore is plentiful, passed down about people, places, and mysterious things. One of the most publicized is the lost silver mine.Read More
With National Take a Hike Day just around the corner, whether you are planning a trip to Appalachia, or traveling through, be sure to make time for a hike. Learn the basics of preparing for a hike, read about Ken Burns’ film on the National Parks, and learn new tidbits about hiking.Read More
Butterfly Angels Foundation helps those who are grieving over lost children and will be hosting an annual event to raise money for the cause.
Butterfly Angels: The McKinley Anne Foundation is dedicated to helping others during the grieving period of losing a child. They will be hosting Christmas at the Barn this year in Appalachia to raise money for the foundation.