AUGUST 22-24, 2014 MOUNTAIN SPIRIT POWWOW
This is a meet up event. Friday night is the Arvel Bird Concert. featuring Celtic Indian fusion. Saturday & Sunday is the Powwow, where you can enjoy Native American crafts, food, dancing, singing, drumming, and celebration. The powwow will be from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm each day. Follow one of us from Mountaineer Station if you don’t know the way, or you can meet us at Mason-Dixon Park in Core, WV. Admission for adult is $5.00 for the powwow and $12.00 for the outdoor concert, children under 12 are free with paid adult admission.
SEPTEMBER POTLOCK PICNIC
Is September too cool to meet at Coopers Rock for a hike down to the Henry Clay Furnace, then meet near the overlook for a potluck picnic? After that we could take another walk to Rock City or the overlook. Let us know what you think!
OCTOBER 18, 2014 NEW RIVER GORGE BRIDGE DAY
Celebrate the 35th Anniversary of Bridge Day as they close the New River Gorge Bridge to traffic and open it to attitude! BASE jumpers leap from the Bridge, rapellers slide down ropes 876’ to the bottom below, people are launched by the Human Catapult! Skydiving and more adventure abound. Its the only day of the year that you can walk out onto the New River Gorge Bridge and enjoy the beautiful fall foliage and 175 vendors, so get your tickets while they last, and for an extra fee you can watch from the gorge below the bridge. Cost will be $35.00 for members and first guests, $45.00 for non-members or additional guests. For an additional $15.00 a shuttle can take you into the gorge.