Points of Interest

  • Lincolnshire Park

This wonderful park in North Tazewell has swimming, tennis, picnicking and fishing facilities. The Kidzown playground was built almost entirely by community volunteers and is a great example of neighbors helping neighbors in Tazewell County.

  • Pocahontas Exhibition Mine and Museum

    Exhibition Mine and MuseumThe Pocahontas Exhibition Mine and Museum site is that of the Original Pocahontas Mine, which was the first mine opened in the Pocahontas Coal Field. The original mine was opened in 1883 and was worked out in October 1955. The Exhibition Mine was first opened to the public in 1938. It is the only Exhibition Coal Mine in the world in which visitors may view the famed Pocahontas #3 Coal Seam, which is more than ten feet in height, seen in its original state.

    Located at:
    300 Centre Street
    Pocahontas, VA 24635 (276) 945-2134  |  Learn More

  • Cavitt' CreekCavitt’s Creek and Lake Jack Witten

Cavitt’s Creek & Lake Jack Witten Recreation Areas beckon to camping enthusiasts with the perfect combination of unspoiled natural beauty and the practical features that make life easy. Whether you prefer to camp in a recreational vehicle or a tent, this lovely jewel invites you to slow your pace, throw out a fishing line, and watch the wild turkey and deer that call this place home. Hiking, biking and birding trails wind through the 300-acre property.

7 picnic shelters Large playground Primitive & full-service campsites
54-Acre stocked lake (cat 5) 5 species of game fish Paddle boats
Fully handicap-accessible restrooms Shower and bath facilities

  • Sanders HouseCavitt' Creek

The Sanders House is a historical treasure, preserving aspects of past and contemporary grace. Tours of the Sanders House are available April 15th through October 15th. A nominal fee is charged. Groups of ten will be discounted. House and grounds are available for meetings, weddings, and all other celebratory occasions.

Located at:
200 Sanders Lane, Bluefield, VA 24605 (276) 326-6680 Learn More


Tazewell County’s first Winery is now open. Located at 5418 Thompson Valley Road, Tazewell, Virginia, the winery offers a variety of fruit wines.  The mixed fruit is their "Dragon's Treasure" -- Limited Edition wine. Other flavors include Blueberry, Peach, Plum, Apple, Muscadine, Pineapple, Strawberry, Concord Grape, Black Raspberry, White Grape, Cherry, and Blackberry, Plum, and Peach-mixed fruit.