Appalachian Waters Scenic Byway

, WV

The Appalachian Waters Scenic Byway (Route 39) is a beautiful drive through five counties in Virginia and West Virginia. The eastern boundary of this popular, scenic route is Lexington, Virginia in Rockbridge County. Richwood and Summersville in Nicholas County, West Virginia are its most western points. In between these two areas, you’ll discover Bath County, VA and Pocahontas County and Greenbrier County, WV.

The byway is appropriately named due to the many lakes, rivers, streams and fresh-water springs that greet you along your journey. You’ll see the beauty of nature and the quiet country living that defines the byway. Majestic mountains and forests, historic treasures and natural wonders also line its path.

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