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Flag Rock Recreational Area

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Route 619, Norton, VA 24273
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We loved it!!!!!! (Upper campground)

We camped at the upper campground. The view was amazing. The campground was well kept, flat except... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Butterflies916
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Norton, Virginia
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Flag Rock - worth a trip

Flag Rock is worth a quick trip to see the flag above Norton. You can also visit High Knob... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Mark L
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Route 619, Norton, VA 24273
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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We camped at the upper campground. The view was amazing. The campground was well kept, flat except for stairs down to the bathrooms/showers. The bathrooms were clean, showers were good. There was plenty of space, part was gravel- part grass. Picnic table, charcoal grill and...More

Thank Butterflies916
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

Flag Rock is worth a quick trip to see the flag above Norton. You can also visit High Knob Observation Tower on the same trip. Good motorcycle ride.

Thank Mark L
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Beautiful area with a stunning view of Norton and the surrounding mountains. Nice stop on way down from High Knob.

Thank Patty S
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

Beautiful ride, challenging on a motorcycle, overlook was outstanding. We had nice weather, leaves were just turning. Be careful on the Woodbooger, can be treacherous.

Thank utwila
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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

A nice quick jaunt from Norton. Narrow paved road up the mountain with minimal shoulders; probably tough for RVs or campers. But great views overlooking downtown Norton. Bridge to the overlook was a bit dated and in need of repair (seriously - there was a...More

Thank Rachel M
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Came for geocaching event... loved the views from this park. The road up was a slight scary dog my driving skills but views were worth it. Loooved the Bigfoot statue and the overlooks!

2  Thank Akiser2413
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Reviewed September 10, 2017

If you are an outdoors person this trip is for you. Myself and family (grandson and wife) were (searching for Bigfoot) according to grandson . He was very entertained and loved walking and hiking while there . There are several picnic areas on top and...More

1  Thank scottytoohotty2016
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

This is really a nice recreational area, camping, hiking, fishing and a great views of the mountains from the overlook. It's a short distance from Norton and worth spending a little time

1  Thank Tomcat48
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

The view of downtown Norton from this breathtaking location makes this a must stop on your way up or down from High Knob. There are plenty of picnic areas, gigantic rocks to climb between and a guaranteed sighting of Bigfoot or the Woodbooger as it's...More

1  Thank Mike S
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Although I'm afraid of heights I really enjoyed my visit here. I went to get outside, walk around and enjoy nature. Loved it and the view is awesome even to a height hater!

Thank annmarie982
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grasshopper47
April 5, 2018|
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Visit their website. Google "Explore Norton." Itll have their website and in the search bar enter shelter rental. Itll give you a form and info.
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