Climb The Historic Jackson Ferry Shot Tower For Panoramic Views Of Wythe County, Virginia

There’s nothing like a change in perspective to inspire an appreciation for Virginia’s natural beauty. Today, we’ll introduce one such place that will take your love of Virginia to a new level — quite literally! Tucked away in Wythe County stands the historic Jackson Ferry Shot Tower. With an intriguing history and views for as far as the eye can see, this landmark is one that belongs on your radar. Here’s more on what you can expect from your trip to the Jackson Ferry Shot Tower.

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 visited Shot Tower State Park and climbed to the top of the Jackson Ferry Shot Tower? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience! What did you think of the view?

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Address: 283 Pauley Flatwoods Rd, Austinville, VA 24312, USA