The West Virginia General Store With The Most Unusual Park You Won’t Be Able To Pass Up
Route 50 is a long, long road. If you’ve ever driven across West Virginia on it then you know how lonesome it can get on this never-ending highway. But there is one stop most people in the know look forward to and that’s in Rowlesburg between Grafton and Aurora. There’s an iconic general store that has everything under the sun, including yummy food and ice cream. And it has something else you won’t be able to pass up….
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If you’re never had the pleasure of exploring Cool Springs Park, it’s easy to locate on Route 50 between Grafton and Aurora in the tiny community of Rowlesburg.
Discovering roadside attractions in the Mountain State is a fun way to create family memories. Here’s another one that’s belongs on everyone’s bucket list!
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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