Beach goers rejoice!
Starting Friday, you can again enjoy the lakefront beaches at both Smith Mountain Lake and Claytor Lake.
However, if overcrowding occurs, these beaches will be closed.
Those at either beach are advised to respect social distancing and not participate in team sports.
Also, no tents or grouping of umbrellas will be allowed.
As for masks, they will be required in buildings, including restrooms and bathhouses.
Both the beach and snack bar open Friday.