Park to host First Day Hike


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Photo submitted Join staff of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park during its annual First Day Hike on Jan. 1 at 1 p.m.


BIG STONE GAP, Va. — The Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will host its annual First Day Hike on Jan. 1 at 1 p.m.

Join park staff for a guided walking tour of the museum grounds, and along the beautiful Greenbelt Trail of Big Stone Gap, Virginia. The hike will focus on some of the historic homes in the area before joining the Greenbelt for a two-mile hike along the Powell River.

Participants will receive a special collector’s edition First Day Hike bumper sticker.

For more information, please call the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park at 276-523-1322.

The award-winning Virginia State Parks are managed by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation. For more information about Virginia State Parks’ activities and amenities or to make reservations in one of the more than 1,800 campsites or 300 climate-controlled cabins, call the Virginia State Parks Reservation Center at 800-933-PARK or visit www.virginiastateparks.gov.

Photo submitted Join staff of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park during its annual First Day Hike on Jan. 1 at 1 p.m.
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