Augusta Correctional Center (close custody male institution)
John A. Woodson, Warden1821 Estaline Valley Road
Craigsville, Virginia 24430
Security Level 3 - Assignment Criteria:Single, multiple, & Life + sentences must have served 20 consecutive years on sentence.
No disruptive behavior for at least past 24 months prior to consideration for a transfer to any less-secure facility.
- Opened - 1986
- Average Daily Population (June 2008) - 1,097
- Special Populations - NA
- Special Programs - NA
- Site Additions/Upgrades - 1987, M and N buildings added
- Virginia Correctional Enterprises -Clothing/Shoe Industry
Directions From Richmond:
Take I-64 West to junction with I-81. Take I-81 South for about 3/4 mile; Take exit 220 to Route 262 West (bypass); Proceed on Route 262 for about 4 miles to State Route 254 West; Take 254 to Buffalo Gap; Take State Route 42 South to Augusta Springs, then turn left onto State Route 811; Proceed 1/4 mile, turn left onto State Route 601, proceed 5 miles to center.