Fred Clifton Park

Fred Clifton Park
Fred Clifton Park
Address
US Route 58 West
8550 Jeb Stuart Highway
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Patrick
Phone: (276) 694-8367
Email econdev@co.patrick.va.us
Fred Clifton Park www.visitpatrickcounty.org

At an elevation of 2930 feet, Fred Clifton Park provides breathtaking views of the northern Blue Ridge as well as access to a ridge top forest. A densely wooded area of oaks, maples and sassafras surrounds the picnic and parking areas. This area holds red-eyed vireo, wood thrush, northern cardinal and American goldfinch and in May and September, can support a high diversity of migrant cuckoos, thrushes, vireos, warblers, tanagers and grosbeaks. Butterflies can be found cruising through the picnic area at any time of day, with spicebush
swallowtail being especially prevalent. Lovers Leap Scenic Overlook is located adjacent to the park.




Last Updated: 1/22/2007 1:09 PM
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