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LHP -This Place IS a Zoo
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N 40° 37.051 W 080° 36.445
West Virginia, United States
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Less than 1 hour
- Date Added:
10/21/2013 10:46 PM
- Last Updated:
10/24/2013 10:29 AM
Wherigo tour of Laurel Hollow Park. Presenting it's unique history with photos of the past revealed at about the place they were originally taken over 100 years ago! Playtime about 30 minutes. About .75 mile total. Simple Q and A Tour. Testing done with Iphone 4S and 5.
About This Cartridge
A timeless journey through historical Laurel Hollow Zoo. Announced in 1905 and left mostly untouched since 1912 'til 2009. Somewhat newly rediscovered and being restored as a picturesque modern day park. Offering a storybook hike through an enchanting Appalachian wilderness filled with seemingly ancient towering trees and whimsical vines. Wildlife is abundant throughout this amazingly preserved little secret of WV. Once again, becoming the pride of the community. A place not easily forgotten that you will look forward to sharing with others.
I hope this Wherigo cartridge spurs the imagination for a timeless quest of this parks unique story. Note that this wilderness park sits exactly in the center of the town of Newell, WV , 26050.
Information Kiosk at the park's western entrance along Rt2, Newell, WV 26050
Ample parking is available nearby.
Recent Cartridge Logs:
bd's played it on 11/1/2014
Very well done. I often stay away from these because I've had a lot of trouble with cartridges in the past, but this one worked great. Thanks.
rushrutter played it on 9/28/2014
This one was one of my favorite wherigos we have done. We would have missed this park as we passed through and the history lesson was interesting too.
2McDs played it on 8/16/2014
Great tour of the zoo. I could almost see the animals. The raccoon was a fantastic tour guide!
the green ranger played it on 3/8/2014
#800!! Found this one with tweetybugs. Nice job!! SL T-TB. TFTWherigo!!
tweetybugs played it on 3/8/2014
Found this one with the green ranger. We had already found all of the caches in this nice little park and loved getting the chance to come back and learn even more history. We saw a few muggles but no wildlife while on our adventure. This one had an awesome ending!! Very creative!! Nice job!! Took lots of pictures!! SL TNLN TFTWherigo!! Favorite point awarded!! Found this using our iphone 4.
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