Top Reasons to Live in Clifton Forge, VA
- Haven for outdoor lovers! The Rich Hole Wilderness area used to be mined for iron ore in the 1800s and early 1900s. Residents can still see clues of this such as a homestead with an orchard. Hikers enjoy trekking past mature hardwoods and old growths to reach vistas of surrounding mountains and valleys. Evan's Tract on the Cowpasture River is a great place for lovers of birds and butterflies. It is also a popular site for water activities such as canoeing and tubing. Residents also enjoy the nearby Douthat State Park and the Highlands Scenic Byway.