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Avon Destination Guide

Touring Avon in United States.

Avon in the region of Virginia is located in United States - some 115 mi (or 185 km) South-West of Washington, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Avon

Time in Avon is now 04:21 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "America / New York" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Blue Ridge Acres, Philadelphia, Brookville Manor, Charlottesville, Chinquapin or Pittsburgh. Being here already, consider visiting Afton, Avon, Durrett Town, Greenfield, Greenwood and Waynesboro. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Presidential Candidates: Obama and Romne...

03:06 min ( October 17, 2012 by Allen Wa)
Views: 1,688 - Rating: 5/5

Which presidential candidate will survive a trip to feet and reentry? Two bobble heads were sent into space as a test of their tenacity. One survived. Watch the video to see! Music by: Radio Nowhere-...

Hiking the Appalachian Trail (9) Shenand...

08:46 min ( September 10, 2011 by Charles Sterne)
Views: 2,717 - Rating: 4.69231/5

Rockfish Gap to Front Royal, Virginia, June 2011


CENTRAL PARK RUMBEROS 2

04:07 min ( June 20, 2008 by connectten)
Views: 3,938 - Rating: 4.28571/5

RUMBA IN THE CITY....DOMINGO

Waldo - Appalachian Trail Virginia backp...

05:49 min ( January 24, 2010 by Brian Waldo Hubbard)
Views: 1,851 - Rating: 3.66667/5

77 mile section hike from the James River near Glascow to Waynesboro Virginia


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Avon during the next days.

31
May
2019

Jon Spear Band

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Patty Reese

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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01
Jun
2019

BR Summer Bluegrass Ft. Hackensaw Boys W/ Skribe

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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07
Jun
2019

Circus Mutt

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Mercy Creek

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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08
Jun
2019

Iaijutsu Classes - Single Day

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Circus Mutt- Delta Junction

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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10
Jun
2019

Yoga (Intermediate) Mondays Greenwood Comm. Center

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Yoga (Beginner) Greenwood Community Center

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11
Jun
2019

Karate - Single Day

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Interesting facts about this location

Rockfish Gap

Rockfish Gap is a wind gap located in the Blue Ridge Mountains between Charlottesville and Waynesboro, Virginia, United States, through Afton Mountain, which is frequently used to refer to the gap. Joining the Shenandoah Valley to the Piedmont region of the state, it is the site of the mountain crossing of Interstate 64, U.S. Highway 250, and the former Blue Ridge Railroad which later became part of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway and is currently part of the CSX line.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38, -78.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Blue Ridge Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway, Geography of Augusta County, Virginia, Geography of Nelson County, Virginia, Mountain passes of Virginia, Shenandoah National Park, Transportation in Virginia

Blue Ridge Tunnel

The Blue Ridge Tunnel, also known as the Crozet Tunnel, was the longest of four tunnels built on the Blue Ridge Railroad to cross the Blue Ridge Mountains at Rockfish Gap near Afton Mountain in central Virginia. It has been named a Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38, -78.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Augusta County, Virginia, Buildings and structures in Nelson County, Virginia, CSX Transportation bridges and tunnels, Chesapeake and Ohio Railway, Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks, Railroad tunnels in Virginia, Tunnels completed in 1858

Basic City, Virginia

Basic City was an incorporated town located in Augusta County, Virginia, in the United States. Formed in 1890, it was named after a process for steel manufacture. This process was to be implemented in Basic City, and gave rise to land speculation. There was an explosion of manufacturing and commercial development in Basic City between 1890 and 1893 as two railroads crossed here, the Norfolk and Western and the Chesapeake and Ohio.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38, -78.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Former municipalities in Virginia, Geography of Augusta County, Virginia, Lost cities and towns, Waynesboro, Virginia

Battle of Waynesboro, Virginia

The Battle of Waynesboro was fought on March 2, 1865, at Waynesboro in Augusta County, Virginia, during the American Civil War. It was the final battle for Confederate Lt. Gen. Jubal Early, whose force was destroyed.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38, -78.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1865 in Virginia, Augusta County, Virginia, Battles of the Eastern Theater of the American Civil War, Conflicts in 1865, Union victories of the American Civil War, Virginia in the American Civil War

Waynesboro, Virginia

Waynesboro (formerly Flack), deriving its name from General Anthony Wayne, is an independent city surrounded by Augusta County in the U.S. state of Virginia. The population was 21,006 in 2010. It is located in the Shenandoah Valley, near many important historical markers of the Civil War and Shenandoah National Park. A portion of Interstate 64 falls within the city limits of Waynesboro, and the Blue Ridge Parkway, Skyline Drive, and the Appalachian Trail are less than five miles away.

More reading: Waynesboro, Virginia homepage
Located at 38, -78.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Virginia, Staunton-Waynesboro micropolitan area, Waynesboro, Virginia