B-17 bomber & the Blue Ridge Parkway!

Meadows Of Dan Virginia - Blue Ridge Mountains

“This is a bit of local history"

Is a reminder of unheralded resolve and determination by students during WWII.

Publishers Weekly/Book life

"A Michigan High School during WWII"

Find out what connects students at a Michigan High School during WWII to a B-17 bomber & the Blue Ridge Parkway!

In this inspiring true story of commitment, dedication and patriotism in home of America; A story that fostered a mystery it would take seventy-two years to solve.

“Writing in the simple unadorned terms"

“Writing in the simple unadorned terms of small-town America during wartime, Warren, a writer from the South High class of 1962, captures the patriotism and community spirit that sparked the students to canvass door-to door.” - Publishers Weekly/Booklife.

TOUR TO SPIRIT OF SOUTH HIGH - March. 26-29, 2018

Tour Itinerary - Day One

March 26th

Tour departs 6:00 am from

General Ford Airport Grand Rapids Michigan for Virginia

12:00 noon stop for lunch

(Lunch on your own).

6:00 PM Hotel check-in

(dinner on your own).

Tour Itinerary - Day Two

March 27th

6:00-8:00am breakfast at the hotel

(on your own).

8:00am for Meadows of Dan, Virginia the site of the spirit of south high plane crash. A Ceremony & story about the plane history and how it ended at this site.

Sandra Warren the writer of  We Brought a WWII  Bomber will give the story of our schools beloved plane. Lunch on your own). Depart for mount airy, North Carolina. 3:00pm arrive ahsville and checked into our hotel. 6:00pm a group dinner in a local restaurant.

Tour Itinerary - Day Three

March 28th

6:00-8:00am breakefast at the hotel

(on your own).

9:00 am Spend  the day visiting, America’s Largest privately owned home. Tour the impressive 250room chateau, and wonder of architecture and hospitality, and stroll acres of formal and informal gardens designed by america’s foremost landscape are fredirick law olmsted. Enjoy lunch at stable cafe (on your own) before visiting at Lark Hill Vilage in the award-winning Biltmore winery.

4:00 pm part Biltmore and had to find and vibrant downtown ashville.a step on guide will share Asheville’s rich history and allow the group to walk around shop snack at their own leisure.

6:00 pm a group dinner and one of Asheville’s downtown restaurants.

Tour Itinerary - Day Four

March 29th

6:00 - 8:00 am. Breakfast at the hotel.

(on your own)

8:00 am hotel check out.

8:00 am depart Ashville’s for Maggie Valley.

This is a surprise stop before we depart for home.

Arrived Grand Rapids about 1:00 am

Price & Features

Tour Price: $830.00 per person(double)

$860.00 per person (Single).

Price includes deluxe motor coach, four nights, hotel lodging with breakfast, two dinners.

Reserve your place now!, this tour may sell out.

Two easy payments

$415.00 by February 1st. To reserve your seat.

Balance due by March 1st.

Deadline for this tour is March 1st.


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Spirit of South High Tour

March. 26-29, 2018