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The Giles County Film Office welcomes all to our beautiful county and will gladly set up a tour for scouting locations. Giles County has recently been the set for the film "Wish You Well", a Barbasol and a Volvo commercial, as well as the famed "Dirty Dancing".

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Take an "Off the Beaten Path Tour"

Whether you are looking for a great vacation spot for your family or a quiet small town atmosphere to live in, Giles County has it all. Outdoor recreation abounds with thirty-seven miles of the New River flowing through the heart of the county as well as 92.4 square miles of Jefferson National Forest offering a wide variety of recreational opportunities for everyone. Giles County also boasts top quality schools, award-winning hospitals, safe living environment, cultural resources and a favorable business climate. Ask us for more information or download our brochure. We look forward to having you!

Fall Into the New

Our annual "Fall into the New" is happening once again on September 6th. We would love to have you join us for a day of fun, fellowship and clean-up on the New River in Giles. To pre-register, click the link below.


Visiting the Cascades

Due to the amount of traffic the Cascades has seen recently, Giles County will be running shuttle services on Saturday, Sunday, and the Friday's of home VT football games starting at 11:00 a.m. through October. Shuttle meets in Pembroke in the parking lot next to the Pembroke Vol.Fire Dept. Event Center. $3.00 per person to ride.

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Off the Beaten Path

Get off the main roads and take the scenic route through Giles meeting our local artisans, stopping to pick berries at a local farm, dine at an award winning restaurant tucked away in Egglston and listen to some Appalachian music and folklore that make Giles so unique.


“Giles County was selected as a location for a national television Barbasol shaving cream commercial,” reported Dianne Dinger, on behalf of the Giles County Film Office.

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