Scenic Virginia

Our Mission

Founded in 1998, Scenic Virginia is the only conservation organization dedicated solely to the preservation, protection, and enhancement of our Commonwealth’s natural beauty. We place a particular focus on the preservation of significant and scenic vistas found throughout the state.

Since our founding, we have worked to support public and private actions that enrich Virginia’s extraordinary vistas and viewsheds. We believe that beauty is good for business and essential for the soul. Virginia’s scenic assets are indispensable to the cultural and economic health of the state.


“Going for a Picnic” by Susan Mize