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.)

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/

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!