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Nice small town with frequent festivals and activities (Highland Maple Fest, Artists' Weekends etc), large Friday afternoon farmer's market (in summer, Big Fish Cider for tastings, restaurants, a couple of stores.
For one of the most day-long scenic drives you will ever enjoy, take Rt. 33 west to Franklin West Virginia. Take rt.220 south. Take a right on rt. 642 towards Bluegrass Virginia. In the village of Bluegrass, turn left on rt. 640 and go through the amazingly lovely Bluegrass Valley. At Hightown, take…
Called "Little Switzerland" and from here you go through three mountain ranges, lots of curvy roads and beautiful views. If you go 250 all the way, you'll pass through Staunton and Churchville.
Take a scenic drive for fantastic views, then stop at the McDowell Battlefield en route to the charming small town of Monterey!