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Saltville Civil War Overlook

To reach the overlook and interpretive marker of the First Battle of Saltville from the museum, take Palmer Ave and turn right onto East Main Street. After

Cabin Civil War History in Smyth County VA

Saltville Civil War Sites

The importance of the small Smyth County mountain town of Saltville to the Confederate war effort cannot be overemphasized. During the nineteenth century, the only

Saltville Golf Course Outdoor Recreation in Smyth County VA

Saltville Golf Club

The 9-hole “Saltville” course at the Saltville Golf Club facility in Saltville, Virginia features 2,802 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par

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Saltville Labor Day Celebration

Saltville, VASeptember 2-5, 2022 Celebrate Labor Day with your family in downtown Saltville. Musical events, food, and entertainment.  The annual Labor Day Weekend Celebration takes

Overlook view of Saltville, VA.

Surprising Saltville

by Linda Card The town of Saltville, Va., located in northern Smyth County, looks like many other rural towns: quiet, unimposing, relaxed. Despite its outward

Smyth County Outdoor Adventure Kids jumping in a river

Family Fun – Rain or Shine!

1 Day Itinerary Treat Your Family to a Day of Fun in Smyth County! Hungry Mother State Park offers multiple family-friendly options for lodging.  Check

Retro Diner in Smyth County VA

Buck’s Drive-In

A local landmark for decades, Buck’s Drive-In is a must-visit when you’re in Saltville. Famous for their burgers, milkshakes, fries and footlong hotdogs.

Fish at Laurel Bed Lake in Smyth County VA

Laurel Bed Lake

From Saltville, follow Route 634 to Allison Gap, then left on Route 613 to Route 747 and turn right into the Clinch Mountain Wildlife Management

The Salt Trail in Smyth County VA

The Salt Trail

Walking and biking trail from Saltville to Glade Spring, VA. Start in downtown Saltville. Little ones will enjoy the adjacent playground and steam locamotive.

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Small Towns with Big Time Charm

Discover the small hometowns of Smyth County, Virginia where you’ll be greeted by Southern hospitality while you explore history, outdoor adventures and small town events

Smyth County Farmers Market Virginia Local Food

Smyth County Farmers Markets

April – October Local food is big in Smyth County, and there’s no better way to experience it than a local farmers market. Meet the

Camping at Grayson Highlands State Park

Best Places to Camp in Virginia

Smyth County makes a great base camp for all of your outdoor adventures, including camping. Whether you’re looking for primitive, hike-in camping spots or more

Lion’s Campground

Lion’s Campground is an RV campground in downtown Saltville, offering sites with full water/sewer and electric hookup. Easy access to The Channels, Clinch Mountain, Big Tumbling

Tumbling Creek Falls waterfall in Smyth County VA

Top Waterfall Hikes in Smyth County

Smyth County offers plenty of scenic waterfalls to discover, from the easily accessible Big Tumbling Creek to the more challenging (but worth it!) hike to

Logo for Coach's Diner in Saltville VA

Coach’s Diner

Saltville’s newest restaurant offers popular items like hamburgers and crinkly fries, chicken nuggets, grilled chicken salad, hot dogs and homemade chili, and deep-fried lightly battered

Famous mathematician Katherine Johnson has roots in the town of Marion, Virginia

Black History in Smyth County

Smyth County is home to famous African American scholars, soldiers and artists who have impacted American history. Learn more about Black history in Smyth County

View of the Saltville Well Fields in summer with Flowers

Well Fields Recreation Area

Explore the lakes and saltwater marshes of the Well Fields Recreation Area in Saltville, VA. The site of significant history and natural diversity, the Well

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