This Hidden Gem Of A State Park Showcases The Virginia Mountains In The Most Spectacular Way
Douthat State Park, situated in the beautiful mountains of Virginia, is a truly spectacular state park for many reasons. It offers visitors no less than 40 miles of hiking trails, a 50-acre lake for recreational uses, and 32 cabins to make any visit a remarkable getaway. But perhaps the most enjoyable offering of all is the beautiful landscape. Visit this state park and you’ll find yourself admiring the Blue Ridge Mountains at almost every turn. Whether you’re adventuring or relaxing, you’re in for a treat when you visit Douthat State Park.
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As you can see, there’s really no wrong way to experience this hidden gem of a state park. Curious for more information? Be sure to visit the official Virginia State Park website and learn more about recreational activities, directions to the park, camping, and cabin rental availability. When’s the last time you visited Douthat? We’d love to hear all about your experience!
Douthat is located at 14239 Douthat State Park Rd., Millboro, VA 24460.
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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