The Group Travel Leader

JUN 2017

The online home of The Group Travel Leader, America's leading publication for the group travel industry. Articles on hot destinations, attractions, news and travel trends from across the country and around the world.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 44 of 51

A BEACHFRONT FESTIVAL IN WILMINGTON 4 5 GROUP TRAVEL LE ADER T H E Much of West Virginia is still wild: Dense forests, rushing rivers and the rolling hills of the Allegheny Mountains lend the state an untamed air. But West Virginia is also home to bustling college cities, quaint small towns and historic luxury resorts. Groups that visit the region should explore the forests of Logan County on a UTV trail ride, tour the formerly top-secret fallout shelter hidden beneath an elegant hotel and sip moonshine made from the Hatfield clan's recipe. G R E E N B R I E R C O U N T Y For 30 years, The Greenbrier hid a secret. A 112,000-square- foot bunker buried 720 feet into the hillside beneath the historic luxury hotel was built to house members of Congress during a national emergency or a nuclear war. "It was private for 30 years; then the New York Times broke the story that there's an actual bunker there," said Kristi B Y R A C H E L C A RT E R Courtesy Greenbrier Co. CVB LOST WORLD CAVERNS

Articles in this issue

Archives of this issue

view archives of The Group Travel Leader - JUN 2017