November 1-2, 2003, Cabin Fever Fall Tour
Seneca Rocks, WV
Cabin Fever Overnight Fall Tour
Saturday and Sunday, November 1 and 2, 2003
Destination: Seneca Rocks, West Virginia
Start Location: Cracker Barrel, Manassas, VA
Time: 9:00 A.M.
a case of cabin fever! Join us for a five-hour caravan through
Virginia and West Virginia, on all paved roads that are seldom
traveled, to our destination in Seneca Rocks, West Virginia. We will
head out on our journey promptly at 9:30 A.M. There is a planned stop
for lunch at 4B's Pizza and Subs in Augusta, West Virginia. We will
then depart from there to our host lodging, Yokum's, which has 25 guest
rooms reserved just for us. Guests are welcome to stay at the main
lodge or the renovated lodge above the general store. If you like, you
can reserve a cabin instead ($85-$110/night). After settling in, we
will gather for dinner at 7:00 P.M. on the Yokum's property. Dinner is
limited to 50 people. We will have a BMW trivia contest and door
prizes at dinner. There are lots of great things to see in the Seneca
Rocks area. Horseback riding is available, if you are interested, at
Yokum's, and Smoke Hole Caverns is only 13 miles away.
Rates at Yokum's
vary from $40.00 to $59.00 for one night. Their number is
800-772-8342. Ask for Shirley, and don't forget to mention the BMW Car
Club. Make reservations by September 20, 2003.
Additional lodging can be found at Smoke Hole Caverns Motel and Log Cabins. Their number is 800-828-8478. The BMW Car Club has not made any special arrangements with Smoke Hole.
and dinner are included in the trip, for a mere $30. Lunch includes
pizza for two and sodas, or a sandwich or sub with fries and a soda,
and the dessert is ice cream (*see below for choices). Dinner is
buffet style and includes roast beef, honey dipped chicken, mashed
potatoes and gravy with corn, vegetables, salad and a soda. You may
bring your own beer or wine to dinner. Please mail your check in
advance, payable to NCC BMW CCA for $30.00 to Chenty Carpenter, as soon
as possible. Lunch selections must be made and checks received no
later than October 19.
you have made your lodging reservations, please contact Chenty
Carpenter at 703-582-8388. Chenty will take your lunch requests and
send you a confirmation email. Don't forget, dinner is limited to 50
people, so first come, first served.
who has FRS radios (talk-abouts), please bring them along; extras may
be available at the start for those who don't have one.
toppings (up to 2 toppings): tomato, pepperoni, onion or sausage.
Sandwiches: BBQ, Cheeseburger or Fish Filet. Subs: Ham & Cheese,
Italian Cold Cut or Sausage & Cheese
Directions to the Start:
From the Washington, DC, Beltway (I-495)
- Take I-495 to I-66 west.
- Exit at 47B (north 234).
- Turn right at traffic light onto Battleview Parkway to the Cracker Barrel.
From the Baltimore Beltway (I-695)
- Take I-95 south to I-495 west.
- Follow the directions above.
Look forward to seeing you there.