It’s hard to imagine Virginia without its gorgeous natural attractions. From the mountains to the shoreline, every region of our state offers something spectacular in the way of beautiful scenery. While there are plenty of obvious attractions, there are just as many hidden gems just waiting to be discovered. One such example is an area known as the Tye River Valley in Nelson County. Beloved by locals, this area is captivating for its scenery.

Take a look at the photos below and see if you aren’t tempted to plan a visit soon:

What are your favorite ways to enjoy this corner of Virginia? Share your thoughts with us! For your reference, James River State Park is located at 104 Green Hill Drive, Gladstone, VA 24553 and Crabtree Falls is located at 10636 Crabtree Falls Hwy, Tyro, VA 22976.

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