Boasting three forks of the Holston River and a skyline of mile-high mountains, Washington County lies at the heart of the Virginia Highlands. Today, many miles of its railroad lines have become trails, and towns like Damascus, Abingdon, and Glade Spring have grown from villages among wilderness.
About the Author
Author Joe Tennis has shared Washington County's stories in books, magazines, and newspapers. Together with the Historical Society of Washington County, Virginia, he now presents this scenic and cultural oasis as a journey through time.