This is the auger holes, that coal miners used to take a auger and drill into the side of the mountain and pull the coal out. You can see auger holes on the Hatfield and McCoy Trail at the Rockhouse Trailhead.
Priscella's papa was one of the coal miners that help drill the coal out.
He is now a disabled coal miner and retired .
Hot Mama's and Papa's
This group has already came in two times from Georgia and Tenn. and is booked again for Oct. They rented the rooms and campsites. They told Micheal and Priscella Smith, that their hospitality is the reason that they keep coming back.
Paradise Island is only 5 miles from the Rockhouse Trailhead near
Man WV. On Paradise Island, you can park and ride your ATV, 5 miles on Route 80 direct to the Rockhouse Trailhead or 7 miles to the Gilbert Connector.
If you have a driver's licence or learner's permit, helmet, liability
insurance and drive with caution. This is until the new laws are made.
Park and Ride, just enjoy!
For your safety:
We have a alarm system installed as you enter the island. We know when someone comes or goes. There is only one way on and off the island. Plus there is camera's hidden and motion detective lights. Plus all visitors must check in at the office.
Each Trailhead has large gravel parking area with restrooms.
Hatfield and McCoy Quad Camp is located on Paradise Island of Christian WV and is the most accessible campground location
for all six trailheads.
Come stay with us. Ride all four trails with over 500-650 miles of fun and some very extreme trails.
Experience West Virginia Country at its best!
Stay at the Upper Room Inn with four bedrooms which sleeps 1 up to 22 people. All four bedroom units shared a kitchen and living room. Every two bedrooms share a bathroom. Apartment Style.
Stay at the Vineyard Bungalow with four bedrooms which sleeps 1 to 13 people. Originally it was a 14 x 70 trailer. Same set-up as the Upper Room Inn. Every two bedroom units share a bathroom and all four bedrooms share a kitchen. Apartment style.
Stay at the Old Testament Bunkhouse with two bedroom which sleeps 1 to 8 people. (Two more bedrooms will soon be added). Which will be the same set up as the Upper Room Inn and Vineyard Bungalow.