Mar 24, 2011

W. Va. mine tour draws interest

(Baltimore Sun) A new company offering tours of West Virginia's coalfields has added a second trip for the fall as well as two railroad tours that trace the development of mining and logging in the state.
Adventurous travelers and history buffs alike have signed up to explore the region's mine wars through trips organized by Coal Country Tours LLC.
The West Virginia Mine War Tour has received tremendous support, said owner Doug Estepp, adding that the inaugural trip in June is almost sold out. Continued