Take A Refreshing Dip At The Base Of Dismal Falls, Virginia’s Very Own Plunge Pool
Don’t be fooled by the name: Dismal Falls is one of southwestern Virginia’s most beautiful natural attractions. This 10-foot multi-tiered cascade is beautiful in any season, especially during the summer when outdoor temperatures are high. For those with an adventurous spirit, the falls make for an excellent day trip destination. And for those especially daring, the base of the falls is the perfect place for a breathtaking dip. Without further ado, here’s how you can enjoy one of the best swimming holes in Virginia.
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Have you visited Dismal Falls lately? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience there! For other incredible natural swimming holes in Virginia, check out these lovely spots to take a dip.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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