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America’s Next Great Destination

The Mount Rogers Region is the crossroads of two major interstates, I-81 and I-77, and serves as a prime southwest Virginia location for current and future residents, visitors and companies. Known for its beautiful mountain views, the Mount Rogers Region has convenient access to many outdoor amenities, as well as distribution advantages for its business industries. There is ample opportunity for education and jobs in a region rich with culture and heritage. Explore the six localities in this unique area to learn more about the prospects of the Mount Rogers Region.

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Bland County

Bland County and Southwest Virginia are becoming a hub for tourism and business. The interstate access, scenic vistas, historical landmarks, outdoor activities and abundant rivers, lakes and streams make this area a mecca for tourists and businesses alike.

Bland County is located near the intersection of I-77 and I-81 and is midway between Myrtle Beach and the Midwest, making it a convenient stopping point for families looking for more than just the Grand Strand experience on their vacation.

Carroll County

Carroll County, Virginia, is located along Interstate I-77 in Southwest Virginia, providing convenient access to businesses and visitors. The county borders North Carolina and is known for its unique and diverse geography, which features breath-taking mountain top views, as well as scenic foothills and Piedmont vistas. The county has a population of more than 29,000 residents over 478 square miles. The Town of Hillsville serves as the county seat. Experience all four seasons in Carroll County. Peak travel is in June, July and October.

City of Galax

Galax is the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains. The city is rich with tradition, shopping, recreation and scenic views. A visit to Galax offers everything from quaint downtown shops to hiking and old time bluegrass music festivals. It is also home to the largest Old Fiddlers Convention, as well as the New River Trail.

Grayson County

With its close proximity to central locations like the interstate crossroads, but far enough to not be disturbed by them, Grayson County is nestled perfectly in Southwest Virginia for any business or person loving the great outdoors.

Grayson County is less than two hours from Roanoke, Piedmont/Triad Airport and Charlotte, NC.

Come visit Grayson County where everything is elevated by nature.

Smyth County

Whether building a business, cruising down the Back of the Dragon, fly-fishing or exploring Mount Rogers National Recreation Area, excitement can be found in Smyth County. Come see why Smyth County is the gateway to fun and fortune in the mountains.

Wythe County

Whatever you want to make, you can make it with Wythe. Its convenient location at an interstate crossroads makes Wythe County a prime place for business and outdoor enthusiasts. Wythe has the infrastructure and amenities to help you build it here. Whether it’s a business, a retirement or a new family, “Wythe” history comes adventure!