About Glen Lyn, Virginia
Surrounded by the beautiful Appalachian Mountains, Glen Lyn ischocked full of rich cultural heritage with Olde Time music festivals, big-tent revivals, tractor pulls and horse shows.
Spending a day exploring the backroads will leave you with a sense that Glen Lyn is staying true to her roots while bording on the edge of the latest in technology.
An ideal location for business, Forensic Computers - opened shop here around 2003. Fairchild International - an underground mining equipment company, has also enjoyed the rural environment for several years.
Army Corp of Engineers has miles of river front access and primative camping sites along with takeout points in Glen Lyn.
National Park Service is conducting a Upper New River Wild and Scenic River Study. A study of the New River from Glen Lyn, VA to Bluestone Lake, WV. This will mean that the section of the New River that flows through Glen Lyn will remain scenic, untouched and in it's natural state. To the sportsman, that means better fishing and more serene float trips. ReNew the New remains highly involved of keeping the New River clean and accessible thorughout Giles County.
New in the town of Gleny Lyn are the sidewalks.