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Like most natives of the Western half of our country, we're a little snobbish about our mountains! We learn at a young age that the Rockies are higher, younger, "peakier" than the older worn-down Appalachians.
But as we drive along Virginia's backroads, we've seen some pretty rugged country. Those frontiersmen pushing through these mountains to explore the wilds of Kentucky and beyond didn't exactly have a walk in the park! There's some serious country out here.