The Highest Road In Virginia Will Lead You On An Unforgettable Journey
Virginia has plenty of scenic drives, all of which highlight the state’s breathtaking landscape. While you’ve certainly ventured to Skyline Drive or the Blue Ridge Parkway, you may not have attempted to drive the highest paved road in Virginia. Reaching an impressive elevation of 4,440 feet, Whitetop Road near Mouth of Wilson is not only a gorgeous drive, it just so happens to lead to one of Virginia’s tallest peaks.
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Curious to see what others think about this experience? You can read some reviews here and get an overview. Safe travels!
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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