HAWKS NEST, WV (WOAY) – Yet one more scenic route has grow to be part of a brand new and distinctive program within the Mountain State.

Mountain Rides is an initiative that was began to designate and promote the state’s pure magnificence on scenic roadways.

Governor Jim Justice joined the West Virginia Division of Transportation and the Division of Tourism on Wednesday to unveil one other route added to this system.

Cranberry Hall in Summersville now makes the third route to hitch. It begins and ends in Summersville however takes riders on somewhat over 200 miles of gorgeous and scenic roadways.

Justice and officers reduce a ribbon to kick off a procession of automobiles as the primary to take the journey.

“As we speak, probably the most wonderful factor of all is that we’re advertising and marketing our roads,” Justice says. “Are you able to think about that? Are you able to think about that actually six years in the past we had been so ashamed of our roads, we couldn’t even, like I mentioned, get to the comfort retailer, and now right here we sit, advertising and marketing our roads.”

The hall might be accomplished inside rather less than a five-hour round-trip drive.

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