Walk Through A 20-Acre Labyrinth Of Prehistoric Rock Formations At Virginia’s Channels Natural Area Preserve

Editor’s Note: Channels Natural Area Preserve is currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To keep up-to-date with the latest information, visit their website here.

There is no shortage of unique adventures here in Virginia, and many of them will transport you to a bygone era. One such example that comes to mind is the Channels Natural Area Preserve. Tucked away near Abingdon, Virginia, this fascinating landmark is home to a labyrinth of sandstone dating back to the last ice age. Here’s more on this fascinating adventure you’ll want to experience for yourself.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you experienced the Great Channels of Virginia before? If so, we’d love to hear all about it! For more information, you can check out Visit Abingdon’s official visitor’s guide.

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