Bowling Green, Kentucky is Geared For Fun!
Vacation gear in south central Kentucky is full-throttle fun! From fast cars, rails and trails to cave tours and museums. Driving tours, hiking and biking to water fun, gardens and parks. Great food and bold spirits to homemade ice-cream and u-pick orchards … and, yes there’s so much more! It would take days to see and do everything in the Bowling Green so start planning your trip to ‘Vette City.
Ridgeland A Southern Surprise
Plan your trip and give yourself the the luxury to explore…Inside + Out. Ridgeland offers discerning travelers an unexpected melding of nature and style. Explore Natchez Trace Parkway and “The Rez”, Barnett Reservoir. “Ride Ridgeland” on miles of cycling trails. Experience flavorful dining and the Ridgeland Retail Trail. Discover a surprising array of indoor and outdoor attractions and activities!
Explore North Dakota’s Enchanted Highway through this 360° interactive tour! Click/tap on the circular image portals or the drop-down list to navigate from scene to scene through this amazing virtual tour of the world’s largest scrap metal sculptures. Be sure to click and drag to interact with each scene in 360°… some of the most interesting features just might be behind you!
Railroads are an iconic part the early west. As copper mining grew in White Pine County so did the importance of the trains. The Nevada Northern Railway was started in 1905 to complete a rail link from the transcontinental railroad to open up one of the largest copper discoveries on the continent. Now the most well preserved trainyard in the west, The Nevada Northern Railway National Historic Landmark is a place where time stopped. When you visit, you can immerse yourself in railroad history as you tour the train yard, ride the train, sleep in a caboose, or even drive the train with the “Be The Engineer Program”. Located in Ely, Nevada, this historic mountain town offers year-round charm, major events, unique arts and history, and the best outdoor recreation in the state. Get more of the story by making a trip to the White Pine Public Museum and McGill Drug Store. Make sure to budget time to visit nearby Great Basin National Park and Lehman Caves, Ward Charcoal Ovens State Park, and Cave Lake State Park. When your day of exploration is complete, downtown Ely is host to many restaurants, art galleries, murals, and retail stores.
May 10, 2019 – Join us at Nevada Northern Railway for the celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the driving of the golden and silver spikes connecting the Transcontinental Railroad. There will be special train rides, a story telling festival, music by the Bar D Band, and other events going on all day. While you are here, make sure to explore more of White Pine County.To get more information www.ElyNevada.net
Meet me to explore! Immerse yourself in the geologic and volcanic history on the Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway. From Crater Lake National Park, the deepest lake in the US, to discovering the multitude of caves at the Lava Beds National Monument, to the vast geologic beauty of Lassen Volcanic National Park – you will be astounded!
The 23 counties that make up ILLINOISouth and stretch from the Mississippi River to the Wabash River are packed with both urban and rural areas worth exploring on a quick getaway. The best part about the landscape is the variety of outdoor opportunities of which you can take advantage, depending on your interests. Whether you’re a road-trip junkie, thrill-seeking nature enthusiast or history buff, you’ll find a weekend itinerary to suit your travel style here. Check out our three perfect weekend getaways to ILLINOISouth.
Visit the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road for alligator adventures, airboat tours, shelling on the Gulf beaches or bird watching. Download the free Smartphone app so you’ll have a virtual tour guide in your car! Hire a charter guide to take your crew saltwater fishing in the abundant waterways throughout Southwest Louisiana.