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Activities in the National Parks of Southern West Virginia

September 1, 2016 - October 1, 2016

Visit the park web site to see the complete September 2016 program schedule. Some programs do require reservations. Wear comfortable walking shoes for all guided walks. Water, snacks, a camera, and binoculars are other useful tools to bring along. We look forward to seeing you in local national parks! https://www.nps.gov/neri/planyourvisit/programs.htm

Sept. 10 & 11: Carnifex Ferry Civil War Weekend in Summersville. 
Civil War reenactment (1861) and living history demonstrations.
 
2016 Hidden History Photo Contest
Celebrate area history through photography! Explore local heritage sites, including the Civil War reenactment above, and take stunning photos to celebrate heritage of southern WV. Open to adult and youth. PRIZES! See complete contest rules and link to online entry platform below. Contest entry deadline: Sept. 16.

https://www.nps.gov/neri/planyourvisit/hidden-history-photo-contest.htm

Sept. 23 – 25: Hidden History Weekend throughout southern WV
Celebrate the wonders of Appalachian heritage, the rich sties and stories of southern West Virgin’a sitory! enjoy FREE programs at New River Gorge National RIver, the National Coal Heritage Area, Hinton Historic District, Tamarack, Princeton, Talcott, and the state parks of Babcok, Carnifex Ferry, Pipestem Resort, and Twin Falls Resort.

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September 1, 2016
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October 1, 2016
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