How to get to Beckley, W.Va.

September 15, 2011
GETTING THERE

Beckley, W.Va., is about 300 miles from Washington. Take Interstate 66 west to I-81 south to I-64 west. Take Exit 124, drive down South Eisenhower Drive and turn left on West Virginia 16. Turn right onto Ewart Avenue and continue through Adair Street until it becomes Ewart again. Exhibition Coalmine is on the left.

STAYING THERE
The Inn at Riverbend

125 River Ridge Dr. Pearisburg, Va.

540-921-5211

innatriverbend.com

A charming B&B with arresting views. About a 50-minute drive from Beckley. Rooms from $179.

EATING THERE
Tudor’s Biscuit World

104 Fourth St., Beckley

304-253-9471

www.tudorsbiscuitworld.com

West Virginia’s response to the Waffle House. Entrees $4.99-$6.99.

The Bank Food and Drink

101 N. Main St. Pearisburg

540-921-2981

www.thebankfoodanddrink.com

Locally grown produce prepared by an Italian chef. Entrees from $14.50.

PLAYING THERE
Exhibition Coal Mine

513 Ewart Ave., Beckley

304-256-1747

www.beckley.org/exhibition_coal_mine

April 1-Nov. 1. Open daily 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Last underground tour 5:30 p.m. Adults $20, children $12.

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