The Inter-Mountain photo by Tim MacVean
Area officials and members of Elkins Main Street came together to celebrate the completion of the Bicycle-Pedestrian Connections trail that runs between the Elkins Depot Welcome Center and Darden Mill, home of the West Virginia Railroad Museum and Appalachian Forest Heritage Area. From left are Taira Gainer-Landavere, director of marketing for Elkins-Randolph County Tourism CVB; Madalyn Humphrey, Elkins Main Street executive director; Ben Martin, AmeriCorps member for Elkins Main Street; Mike Bell, Elkins Main Street board president; Robbie Morris, Randolph County Development Authority executive director; and Karen Carper, past Elkins Main Street director. Sponsors for the event include Atlantic Coast Pipeline, Randolph County Development Authority, First Energy, city of Elkins, The West Virginia Humanities Council and Elkins Main Street. This project is presented with financial assistance from the West Virginia Humanities Council, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations do not necessarily represent those of the West Virginia Humanities Council or the National Endowment for the Humanities.