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Located in the far western part of the Blue Ridge Highlands region of Virginia it has the distinction of being the first geographical region to be named after the first president of the United States. The world famous Barter Theater in Abingdon has delighted audiences for more than 50 years. It is part of the 20-square block Abingdon Historic District, which is a Virginia Historic Landmark.
The Great Channels of Virginia high atop Clinch Mountain are another great attraction of this county. The channels are a giant maze of Clinch Sandstone with walls 20-40 feet high with connecting hallways. Get close to nature in the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area, too.