Resources

Appalshop – Appalshop is a multi-disciplinary arts and education center in the heart of Appalachia producing original films, video, theater, music and spoken-word recordings, radio, photography, multimedia, and books.

The Mountain Eagle – The Eagle is Letcher County’s premiere news publication weekly.

WMMT FM 88.7 – A 24 hour voice of mountain people’s music, culture, and social issues, to provide broadcast space for creative expression and community involvement in making radio, and to be an active participant in discussion of public policy that will benefit coalfield communities and the Appalachian region as a whole.

Apogee Environmental Consultants

Youth Bored – Local youth that share opinions, ideas, music, concepts.

Local Lodging

Super 8 Motel
377a Hazard Rd
Whitesburg, KY 41858
(606) 633-8888

Parkway Inn
3749 Highway 15
Whitesburg, KY 51858
(606) 633-4441

Cowan Creek Cottage
5407 Hwy 931 South
Whitesburg, KY 41858
(606) 633-9831

Salyer House Bed & Breakfast
126 Hayes St, PO Box 768
Whitesburg, KY 41858
(606) 633-1640

Wiley’s Last Resort
PO Bx 666
Whitesburg KY, 41858
Phone: (606) 633-7006
Cell: (606) 634-3306

Happy Mountain Lodging
115 Memory Lane
Whitesburg, KY 41858
(606) 633-8013
(606) 821-6611
www.happymountainlodging.com.

Things To Do in the Area:

Lilley Cornett Woods
a 554 acre stand of old-growth forest (by appointment only)

Bad Branch Falls State Nature Preserve
An absolutely beautiful waterfall in one of Kentucky’s most biodiverse wildernesses.

Little Shepherd Trail
20 mile wilderness road on top of Pine Mountain

Pound Gap Road Cut,
a geological wonder with the most exposed geologic time anywhere on the east coast

Carr Fork Lake
Campgrounds, marinia, beach and fishing

Ovenfork Mercantile
Antiques, crafts, and vintage clothes
8494 Highway 119 South
Whitesburg, KY

Cozy Corner
Kentucky-made arts and crafts in downtown Whitesburg
210 W. Main St

Pine Mountain Crafts Coop
Antiques and crafts
Hwy 119 East
Whitesburg, KY

Appalshop
Community-produced documentary film, radio, and traditional music.
www.appalshop.org