Charlottesville, Harrisonburg Among Candidates for 'Best Mountain Town'
Charlottesville and Harrisonburg both have a chance to be crowned as the country's best mountain town.
Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine is highlighting authentic mountain towns from Pennsylvania to Georgia in its 2012 best mountain town competition. The 10 candidates for the best mid-sized mountain town include Morgantown in West Virginia, and Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Lynchburg and Roanoke in Virginia.
Jack Murray with Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine said, "We have a cool vibe here. The outdoor culture is really thriving, you know, right here there's mountains everywhere. We're right next to Shenandoah National Park, George Washington Natural Forest."
Click here to vote. The winners will be featured in the November issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine.
The Associated Press contributed to this article.
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