Originally Posted by Oaklevel
and the list goes on......
Continuing on, Danville VA the last confederate capital and, a still standing confederate prison, tobacco heritage, Civil War History abounding.
Mariners Museum where the remains of the Iron Clad Monitor resides in Newport News.
The New River & the Trail (Railroad Bed) that covers several counties as a State Park.
History History & more History.
Part of the Blue Ridge Parkway, Shennanadoah National Park, Booker T Washingtons Birthplace / National Park.....
On west of Oaklevel, you have more wonderful, beautiful state parks (Natural Tunnel SP, Hungry Mother SP, Breaks Interstate Park and Grayson Highlands SP) which feature some magnificent scenery, beautiful mountains, great canyons, tunnels, grazing horses and other marvels.
The Creeper Trail, a biking trail, runs from White Top Mountain down into Damascus along an old railroad bed and is wonderful in almost any season (unless there is snow on the ground).
Music, music and more music. You have the Birthplace of Country Music Museum in Bristol. You have the Crooked Road with music, mostly bluegrass, along the route for miles and miles. Many local festivals that offer handmade crafts, antiques, music,
Mountains, valleys, caverns, greenery and miles and miles of the best motorcycle riding, country road driving areas than there are anywhere.
Our state has so much to offer, from ocean to mountains, cities to the middle of nowhere, rivers, lakes, creeks, great hiking trails, cities, history, NASA, business.