Bath and Alleghany Counties
With a combined population of about 15,000, Bath and Alleghany Counties are the outdoor lover's dream locations. Rustic with gorgeous mountainous views, flowing streams, and luscious dense forests, both counties are perfect for those craving a rural retreat.
In Bath, The Omni Homestead Resort provides a touch of vintage elegance to the small town of Hot Springs. The resort offers golf, skiing, upscale dining, and many other outdoor options for those looking for the high- end version of outdoorsmanship.
Alleghany is home to the towns of Covington and Clifton Forge, both of which are known for their low cost of living and good opportunities for jobs.