Fairy Stone State Park is just a stone's throw from The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast. It is adjacent to Philpott Lake and on the Henry County side.
We love this state park, from the little swimming beach to hunting the "Fairy Stones" which are rare mineral crosses. We have had guests go to Fairy Stone State Park in search of these stones, and come back with a few!
|CCC enroute to build Fairy Stone State Park|
|The swimming beach at Fairy Stone State Park|
This article was in the Martinsville Bulletin today. Fairy Stone State Park is one of the original CCC built state parks in Virginia that all opened on the same day 76 years ago!
Article excerpt here from the Martinsville Bulletib:
By MICKEY POWELL - Bulletin Staff Writer
Two and a half years after being appointed Virginia’s secretary of natural resources, Doug Domenech on Thursday made his first visit to Fairy Stone State Park in Patrick County.
ISN'T IT TIME FOR A BLUE RIDGE DAY Y'ALL?