13 Things You’ll Only Understand If You Grew Up Near The Mountains Of Virginia

If you’re one of the lucky ones who grew up in Virginia, you undoubtedly will consider the Old Dominion home for life. While each region of the state has its unique appeal, there’s something altogether different about growing up near the mountains. So whether you were raised near the Alleghenies or Blue Ridge Mountains, you’ve got a special tie to the landscape that can never be severed. Here are the 13 things you’ll only understand if you grew up near the mountains:

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