Rappahannock River

Chesapeake Conservancy

Developers who illegally cleared over 13 wooded acres for their golf course resort atop the historic Fones Cliffs are in trouble again after heavy rains this month sent trees and soil toward the Rappahannock River.

Rappahannock Tribe Regains Land at Fones Cliffs

Jun 19, 2017
Pamela D'Angelo

You've likely have heard the story of Captain John Smith's famous encounter with the Rappahannock Tribe. While exploring the Rappahannock River, the tribe shot arrows at them from Fones Cliffs.