Richard P. Gravely, Jr. Nature Preserve

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Address
2525 Eggleston Falls Road
Ridgeway, VA 24148
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Henry
Henry County Parks & Rec: (276) 634-4640
Phone: (276) 634-4638
Email radams@co.henry.va.us
Website www.henrycountyva.gov/parksandrec

The Richard P. Gravely, Jr. Nature Preserve is a 75-acre park located along the Smith River in Henry County, Virginia. Two miles of wooded trail are found on the property along with an outdoor classroom for nature study. A self-guided tour along Jones Cliff Trail leads guests back in time as they explore tobacco farming in the early 1900s and the Burgess Family plantation of the 1800s. Rhododendron Trail, another more difficult trail, leads hikers along the scenic Smith River and through a living tunnel of Rhododenrdon. The Preserve also has a historic cemetery on the property.




Last Updated: 2/28/2014 12:14 PM
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