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 Fields are extremely popular with birders, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts. Official site on the Virginia Bird and Wildlife Trails. Open dawn to dusk, seven days a week. For an in-depth guide, check out our article The Well Fields of Saltville, VA: One of the most interesting lakes in Virginia.

Enjoying fishing from the grassy banks, or walk the Helen Williams Barbrow Interpretive Trail. A great site for birding and wildlife, easily accessible from downtown Saltville.


434 Palmer Avenue, Saltville VA 24370

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