Community Information

Fauquier County, VA

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Law Enforcement

  • County Sheriff's Office The Fauquier County Sheriff's Office goal is to provide quality service to our citizens and community through honor, professionalism, commitment, compassion, and accountability.
  • Warrenton Voluntier Fire Dept The Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company seeks energetic, community oriented individuals to join its membership
  • Warrenton Police Department The mission of the Warrenton Police Department is to work with the residents and businesses of the community to provide a safe and secure environment.

Hospitals

  • Fauquier Hospital Established in 1956, Fauquier Hospital is a non-profit community hospital serving Warrenton, Fauquier County and surrounding counties.

Library

  • Fauquier County Library The library provides a number of special services in addition to offering a wide variety of informational and recreational reading materials. Many topics listed here alphabetically have links to more in-depth information.
  • Law library The Law Library's 380,000 volume collection, comfortable building, and service-oriented staff offers students and other users an excellent setting for study and research.

Parks

  • Berkley Gallery
  • Monroe Park This new park is the only museum in Virginia solely dedicated to the history of gold and gold mining. Located in Goldvein, Virginia, it is a recreational place to relax and learn about local history and gold.
  • Sky Meadows State Park The land for this park was donated in 1975 by Paul Mellon of Upperville to the Commonwealth of Virginia. It consisted of 1,132 acres. The name Sky Meadows came from former owner Robert Hadow, who named the property "Skye Farm" after an island in Scotland.
  • Whitney State Forest The 147.5 acre forest offers excellent opportunities for environmental education and demonstration as well as hiking, biking and jogging.In addition to 20-year-old loblolly and slash pine groves, American chestnut seedlings have been planted in the cleared fields.
  • Lake Brittle The 77 acre Lake Brittle, on South Run, has a good red-ear population with fish weighing close to half a pound. It also has a strong walleye and channel catfish population.
  • Shenandoah River State Park Situated on the Shenandoah River with nearly 1,700 acres along six miles of shoreline, Virginia's newest state park opened in May 1999. A large riverside picnic area with shelters, trails, river access and a car-top boat launch make this a popular destination for families, anglers and canoeists alike.

Transportation

  • Amtrak provides passenger rail service in Manassas, 20 miles north, and in Culpeper, 25 miles south.
  • Greyhound Bus
  • Norfolk & Southern Railway offers freight services to Fauquier County.
  • Warrenton-Fauquier Airport The Mission of the Warrenton-Fauquier Airport is provide a safe and hospitable, general aviation, public use airport operated on a self-sustaining basis, to support business development and the aviation community

Entertainment

  • Monroe Park This new park is the only museum in Virginia solely dedicated to the history of gold and gold mining. Located in Goldvein, Virginia, it is a recreational place to relax and learn about local history and gold.
  • Old Jail Museum The complex includes the 1808 brick jail, converted to the jailer's residence and completed in 1823, and the parallel 1823 stone jail with its high-walled jail-yard.
  • Singleton Mosby Museum
  • The Flying Circus Airshow Precision aerobatic flying airshows, wing walking, hot air ballooning, skydiving, antique open cockpit airplanes, rides available. Concession stand, picnic grounds.
  • The Upperville Colt and Horse Show
  • Theatres
  • Wineries and Vineyards The Fauquier County area has fifteen area wineries & vineyards to choose from. Enjoy award-winning Virginia wines, wine tastings and tours, beautiful views, relaxing picnics by the vines, and more

Veterinary Emergency Hospital

  • Artemis Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Services Our emergency hospital is specifically designed and equipped to provide highest quality critical care for your pet. Our staff is well-trained in emergency procedures. Whether a minor or major medical problem, we will provide your pet with the best possible care.
Warren County, VA

Library

  • Samuels Public Library The Library strives to stimulate and broaden community interests in literature, reading and learning

Hospitals

  • St. Luke Community Clinic A Free Medical Clinic. Providing Medical Care For A Healthier Community
  • Warren Memorial Hospital is a 196-bed non-profit community hospital and nursing home providing diagnostic, medical and surgical services for residents of Front Royal and Warren County, Virginia, and surrounding communities
  • Winchester Medical Center is a 411-bed, non-profit, regional referral hospital, Winchester Medical Center offers a broad spectrum of services

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Parks

  • George Washington National Forest There are one million acres in this forest expanding over three states, with 400 trails and 190,000 acres close to Front Royal
  • Shenandoah National Park
  • Warren County Parks and Recreation Department The mission of the Department is to acquire, develop, operate and maintain a park and recreation system which will improve the quality of life for all residents of Warren County through educational, park, recreational, cultural and leisure opportunities
  • Warren County Picnic Shelters Five picnic shelters are located in the Gertrude E. Miller Community Park at 8th Street and Stadium Drive in Front Royal, adjacent to the Claude A. Stokes, Jr. Swimming Pool facility, athletic fields and Bing Crosby Stadium

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Winchester City and Frederick County, VA

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Culpeper County, VA

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Law Enforcement

  • Culpeper County Fire Departments
  • Treasurer's Office is charged with the responsibility of coordinating and performing all accounting requirements and administrative duties as assigned by Culpeper's Town Council and Town Manager.
  • Culpeper Police Department is a nationally accredited, full service law enforcement agency composed of thirty-nine (39) sworn police officers, twenty (20) reserve and auxiliary officers and seven civilian employees.

Hospitals

  • Culpeper Memorial Hospital Inc Is a 70-bed acute care hospital with comprehensive services including a 24-hour, physician-staffed emergency room, state-of-the art Family Birth Center, both home health and hospice care through the highly-accredited FamilyCare Home Health & Hospice, Surgical Services and new Intensive Care Unit, and more. Please click on Hospital Services for more information.

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Parks

  • Bear Creek Lake State Park Activities center on the 40-acre lake with a boat launch, fishing pier, boat rentals and swimming beach, as well as camping, picnicking, playgrounds, hiking and access to a 14-mile multi-use trail in the state forest popular with equestrians
  • Pocahontas State Park offers boating, picnicking, camping, hiking and a wide range of interpretive and environmental education programs
  • Rappahannock River Campground
  • Smith Mountain Lake State Park Located on the second largest freshwater lake in the state, the park is a water enthusiast's paradise
Clarke County, VA

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Rappahannock County, VA

Hospitals

  • Fauquier Hospital Established in 1956, Fauquier Hospital is a non-profit community hospital serving Warrenton, Fauquier County and surrounding counties.

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Transportation

  • Warrenton-Fauquier Airport To provide a safe and hospitable, general aviation, public use airport operated on a self-sustaining basis, to support business development and the aviation community.
  • Amtrak Amtrak provides passenger rail service in Manassas, 20 miles north, and in Culpeper, 25 miles south.
  • Greyhound Bus Pickup and discharge service is offered by Greyhound Bus Lines at Quarles Truck Stop(Routes 15-17-29) in Opal.
  • Norfolk & Southern Railway Norfolk Southern offers freight services to Fauquier County.

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