These 5 Waterfall Swimming Holes In Virginia Are Perfect For A Summer Day

While summers in Virginia are incredible, there are times when it’s necessary to get a little creative with ways to cool down. Thankfully, there are plenty of swimming holes that accomplish just that. And what’s better than a beautiful, natural swimming hole? A swimming hole at the base of a waterfall. It’s the perfect summer escape, and finding one is as easy as locating the nearest one near you. You’ll love splashing around in these 5 stunning spots that bring you the best of the Virginia outdoors.

(Please note: as with all swimming areas, it’s best to exercise extreme caution and use your best judgement on safety conditions.)

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Access to such a variety of swimming spots in Virginia makes us grateful to live here, especially during the warmer months. Where are some of your favorite places to cool off during the summer? We’d love to hear from you!