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Goshen Pass

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prettiest spot in the mid atlantic

You just have to see it. You wont be sorry! In the summer dress to swim. In the winter to hike. It... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Jay G
Raphine, Virginia
Virginia's most challenging whitewater

As I've written in previous reviews of Virginia and West Virginia, there is no more spectacular... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
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Maury River Rd, Goshen, VA 24473
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

You just have to see it. You wont be sorry! In the summer dress to swim. In the winter to hike. It is a magnificent gorge reminisencent of the rocky mountains.

Thank Jay G
Reviewed 5 August 2018

As I've written in previous reviews of Virginia and West Virginia, there is no more spectacular scenery this side of the Rocky Mountains. When in Lexington, Virginia, be sure to drive to Goshen Pass. Located on State Route 39 about 20 miles northwest of Lexington,...More

2  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I went here with my husband and four year old son. We stopped at the small picnic area beside of the river and then went on to the trail. What a beautiful place! The giant boulders were amazing. My son enjoyed climbing on them and...More

Thank Matthewsmama77
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Goshen Pass is a lovely place. The river is lined with beautiful boulders and the rushing water is so peaceful.

Thank Donna Shaw H
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This is an amazingly beautiful pass along the Maury River. The mix of texture from the trees to the water to the boulders to the stacked stone, it is a combination of delight at every turn.

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I have passed through Goshen Pass twice now on my motorcycle and I highly recommend it as a scenic pass through when traveling through. It follows the river and the road has some nice smooth turns and it just a gorgeous ride. Highly recommend it...More

Thank Razzmataz_4
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Whether you are in a car, a motorcycle or a bike this is one beautiful ride charting an historic drive through Rockbridge County on into Bath. It is not unusual to see folks in and on the pristine waters that create Goshen Pass. You can...More

1  Thank MillboroGirl
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Beautiful ... very scenic, great hiking, swing bridge(tricky to find but ask locals), amazing route to travel..

Thank FremchIslandGirl
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This place is so beautiful! There was a picnic area by the water and we loved it! The mountains nearby are breathtaking!

Thank DianaDaves
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We went by Goshen Pass for the second time recently and it was just as stunning as the first time! Take Route 39 West and be careful - the road has a steep dropoff without a guardrail. Once you get to Goshen Pass there is...More

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29 June 2018|
Response from Flyer800368 |
Nope, parking is at scenic overlook locations with no paid parking. Swimming is free.