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As a kid in the 1960s, my family used to visit the huge dam site as it was being constructed and... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2017
Ed M
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Burlington, NC
Striped bass fishing in Bedford!

Breakfast of champions at Shell Country Store. Then off to Striped bass fishing in... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2016
DrSkippy
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Indiana
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Jul 24, 2017
“Beautiful”
Apr 13, 2016
“Striped bass fishing in Bedford!”
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2072 Ford Rd, Sandy Level, VA 24161-4238
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

As a kid in the 1960s, my family used to visit the huge dam site as it was being constructed and opened. What a project for central Virginia! The lake itself is sprawling, large, and the natural setting is awesome. It is great for families:...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast of champions at Shell Country Store. Then off to Striped bass fishing in Bedford! Time to get the ball rolling! My 1st fishing trip! Bedford, VA. 🎣🎣

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed September 29, 2015

This visitor center for the Smith Mountain Lake Project Dam is a little gem. It has a number of exhibits about both the Smith Mountain Lake Dam (location of this visitor center) and also the Leesville Dam which is 19 miles downstream. It explains how...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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