Abingdon, VA Population: 8,083 Must-Do Outdoor Activities: Bike the 34 mile scenic Virginia Creeper Trail “Float the Fork” with a kayak trip through Adventure Mendota Hike in Grayson Highlands State Park, home to Virginia’s highest peak VOTE for Abingdon, VA HERE! Select your town then scroll down and click the blue "vote" button. FOLLOW THE LINKS BELOW TO VOTE IN ADDITIONAL CATEGORIES: Medium Adventure Towns Large Adventure Towns RULES AND REGULATIONS All 54 contender towns are divided into three population size categories of 0-8500; 8500-85,000; and 85,000 - up Readers are allowed to vote once per size category every 24 hours. You can vote on desktop, mobile, and/or tablet. Return to vote every 24 hours! Round One: July 2 - July 16 Round Two: July 16 - July 23 Round Three: July 23 - July 30 Final Round: July 30 - August 6 Each round ends at 12 noon on its respective end date and the next round will resume at 5:00 pm that same day. Any cheating and fraudulent votes are grounds for possible disqualification. Winners will be announced and featured in the October 2018 issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine in our annual Top Adventure Towns issue!