Afton, Virginia facts for kids
Amtrak's Cardinal passes through Afton in 2009. No trains stop in Afton.
|Elevation||1,362 ft (415 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
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Afton is an unincorporated community in Albemarle and Nelson counties in the U.S. State of Virginia. It is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains about 20 miles (32 km) west of Charlottesville.
Afton is home to the Blue Mountain Brewery and Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery, producer of IPC, the world's first hopped chardonnay.
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