Outdoors

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  • Big Walker Mountain Scenic Byway

    Big Walker Mountain was named for explorer, Dr Thomas Walker who passed thru here on his 1749 search for a way into Kentucky.  He discovered the Cumberl

  • Appalachian Trail, Bland County
    Southwestern Virginia includes some of the most spectacular sections of this famous Maine-to-Georgia footpath, with wilderness high summits, mature timber and v
  • Kimberling Creek Wilderness
    Kimberling Creek Wilderness contains 5,542 acres. Elevations range from 2,282 feet at its lowest point on Kimberling Creek to 3,200 feet on Hogback Mountain. Ve
  • Beartown Wilderness, Bland
    The 5,609 acres that comprise the Beartown Wilderness are some of the most remote in the Jefferson Nat'l. Forest. Topography is rugged and steep. There are no
  • Beagle Ridge Lavender Farm

    Beagle Ridge Lavender Farm is Southwest Virginia's Premiere Lavender Farm. Located in a valley in the Blue Ridge Mountains Beagle Ridge may be an herb farm b

  • Wolf Creek Picnic Area
    Wolf Creek Picnic area is located on the banks of Wolf Creek, a stocked trout stream. The picnic sites and shelter provide good views of the wide free flowing s
  • Seven Sisters Trail

    The length of Seven Sisters Trail is 4.8 miles located on Little Walker Mountain in Wythe County. The trail terminates inside of Stony Fork Campground. Trail

  • Brackens Fish Hatchery

    Brackens Trout Hatchery is located off of I-81/I-77, exit 73 on Berea Road in Wytheville, VA.  Please call for open dates and times: 276-228-7936.&

  • Mountain Bike Trails at I.C. Dehart Park

    The trails at I.C. Dehart Park in Woolwine are a true piedmont style trail system. Almost entirely singletrack, this flowy trail system does have some g

  • Lick Mountain Excursions

    Come see nature at its best as you ride from Hemlock Cove up to Buzzards Roost, adjacent to the Big Survey Wildlife Management  Area. Our 4.5 miles ride

  • Wytheville KOA Campground

    Spend cool quiet nights in the Appalachian Mountains near the Blue Ridge Parkway. Enjoy the cool mountain shade and a restful night's sleep in our Kamping Ka

  • Beagle Ridge Gardens and Herb Farm

    Southwest Virginia's premiere Lavender farm.Our 14 theme display gardens showcase herb and perennial collections. Stroll through the gardens, enjoy tea on th

  • Route 8 Woolwine Scenic Drive

    Drive South on Route 8 from Floyd and twist down the mountain to Woolwine. This is a favorite fall drive when the leaves are at peak color. At the base of th

  • Stony Fork Recreation Area

    A part of and just off the Big Walker National Scenic Byway, this is a recreation area of the Jefferson National Forest. Stony Fork creek runs through the ca

  • Camp Bethel

    Camp Bethel is a Christian centered camping experience.

    Retreats and Facility Rental: Camp Bethel's facilities are available for rent year round. Amen

  • Hanging Rock Picnic Area

    This picnic area features 18 picnic units with table and grill or fireplace. A group shelter is also available.

    Hanging Rock Picnic area is located be

  • Jack’s Creek Covered Bridge

    The covered bridges in Patrick County are fabulous spots for romance and are full of history making them one of the best experiences in Virginia. There is so

  • Big Walker Lookout

    Big Walker Mountain, named for pioneer explorer Dr Thomas Walker, is home to Big Walker Lookout & BW Country Store. At an elevation of 3,405, climbing th

  • Bootleggers Run

    Bootlegger's Run - part of the Jagged Edge Motorcycle Trail - is a 30-mile drive between the towns of Floyd and Ferrum. This drive features over 100 curves,

  • Monster Rock Hiking Trail

    This short trail hike leaves the Big Walker Lookout parking lot and leads to a large rock outcrop. Monster Rock is an outstanding vista of the Stony Fork wat