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Scotia, Nebraska

Happy Jack Chalk Mine

After sitting abandoned for decades, this historic mine is now the only publicly accessible chalk room and pillar mine in North America.
A 1960s bunker, built far into the West Virginia hills, still illustrates how the government planned to keep running in the event of a nuclear attack during the Cold War.
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How to Explore West Virginia’s Underground Wonders

A field guide to the most invigorating subterranean adventures in the Mountain State
Maxie, the World's Largest Goose in 1988
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The ‘World's Largest’ Things That You Can Only Find in Missouri

Visit the Show-Me State to discover colossal outdoor art and massive one-of-a-kind collections.
The Gunnison River is festooned by majestic steep cliffs in glorious winter light.
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18 Places for Epic Outdoor Adventure Across Colorado

Wherever your next Colorado adventure takes you, let Maverik - Adventure’s First Stop fuel the journey.