Armstrong (population 4,342) is the quintessential small farming community with a pleasing blend of country activities and outdoor recreation.
The town's authentic western look is complemented by its heritage buildings, shady streets and huge fair grounds.
People come to go shopping for antiques and locally handcrafted goods, to visit farms and orchards, and to take circle drives. Professional and amateur theatre companies attract drama fans while hikers find opportunities for bird watching, wildlife viewing and hiking to scenic viewpoints.
Armstrong gives lots of options for taking in the country vibes. Walking down the main street with its western heritage feel and general store is a good start.