BECKLEY, W.Va. — Fayetteville gets the national spotlight as New River Gorge Bridge Walk is named one of 14 “Weird and Wonderful Southern Pit Stops” in Garden & Gun magazine’s newest edition.
The June/July edition hits the stands today, touting a 14-page story on southern road trips. The spread outlines ideas for summer getaways including retro hotels, coastal drives, independent book stores, great food and “Sites to Behold: Fourteen Weird and Wonderful Southern Pit Stops.”
The New River Gorge Bridge Walk is featured alongside other one-of-a-kind sites like the synchronous fireflies in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Gatlinburg and underwater performances of Weeki Wachee Mermaids in Spring Hill, Fla.
The magazine indicates Bridge Walk is perfect for the “acrophobia-defying thrill seeker…