Outdoors

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  • Trans-America Bike Route
    You'll spend some time ascending and descending the mountains of the Appalachians, this bike route follows Rt. 80 through Dickenson and Russell Counties, and riding part of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia. The mountains turn to rolling hills and then flat riding through lush plantations and farmlands. The last stretch of the route is rich in the history of
  • Miner’s Park
    This public park recognizes the coal mining history of the
  • Bullitt Park
    Located in Big Stone Gap in Southwest Virginia. Bullitt Park is the largest of nine community parks operated by the Big Stone Gap Department of Parks and Recreation. The park includes a football field, tennis courts, fitness and biking trails, large playground, picnic areas, pavilions and a track. Serving as a park since 1935, it is the site
  • Wolf Creek Golf Course
    Located next to the Jefferson National Forest, Wolf Creek Golf Course offers a beautifully scenic 18 hole golf experience. Designed by architect Maurice Brackett, Wolf Creek's mixture of water and huge rolling greens provides a challenging game every time you play. Boasting a breathtaking view and an exceptional playing surface, this par 71 course, with a total of 6380 yards from
  • Dogwood Glen Trail at Philpott Lake
    Philpott Lake is a 3,000 acre beauty with 100 miles of shoreline surrounded by 20,000 acres of undeveloped state and federal land. It's no surprise that there are seven trails offering varying experiences. Dogwood Glen Trail is a 4.5 mile (one way) shared-used trail open to hikers, mountain bicyclists, and equestrians. The trail is moderate to strenuous in difficulty, apx. 7 feet wide,
  • Blue Falls at Philpott Lake
    Blue Falls is located on the north side of Philpott Lake, a 3000 acre lake with 100 miles of shoreline nestled among the rolling foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains. The lake's clear water and natural shoreline make it a unique place for visitors to enjoy numerous recreational opportunities These "bluish tinged" rock cliffs are the historic Blue Falls on the Smith River, now under
  • Calico Rock at Philpott Lake
    Calico Rock is located on the northern tip of Philpott Lake, a 3000 acre lake with 100 miles of shoreline nestled among the rolling foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains. The lake's clear water and natural shoreline make it a unique place for visitors to enjoy numerous recreational opportunities Calico Rock is a 200 foot cliff that towers along the shoreline not far from Runnett
  • Fairystone Farms Wildlife Management Area
    Those seeking the outdoors will enjoy the tranquility of the 5,321 acres of Fairystone Farms Wildlife Management Area. 460 acres are located in northwestern Henry County. Area is nestled in the eastern foothills of the Blue Ridge and features steep slopes and small areas of bottom land. The woodlands on the area are predominantly a mix of oak, hickory and
  • Rolling Thunder Raceway
    A 3/8 mile Dirt Track that runs every Friday Night We run Fastrak Crates, Limited Sportsman, Super Stock 4, Renegades, Pure Stock 4, Mini Sprint, and
  • Laurel Hill – Birthplace of Gen. J.E.B. Stuart
    Confederate Major General James Ewell Brown Stuart told his brother in 1863 "I would give anything to make a pilgrimage to the old place, and when the war is over quietly spend the rest of my days there." J.E.B Stuart never returned to his birthplace and boyhood home, but thanks to a group of local citizens you today can visit
  • Powell
    This trail, once a railroad, runs from Appalachia to Big Stone Gap along side the scenic Powell
  • Louis E. Henegar Miners Memorial Park
    Public park dedicated to local mining historian Louis Henegar and the numerous coal miners in the community. The park features many examples of underground mining equipment used in modern day
  • The Virginia Creeper Trail
    The Virginia Creeper Trail is a 34-mile rail-trail that is considered one of the best bike trails in the nation. From Abingdon to Alvarado the trail crosses rolling farmland, and then slowly changes to a high mountain trail between Damascus, VA and Whitetop Station, inside Mount Rogers National Recreation Area. The most popular activity on the trail is a pleasant, 17-mile
  • Fairview Historic Homestead
    At Fairview, learn about the Hagy family, a family whose history parallels the American experience. The Hagys were Swiss immigrants to the American colonies, served in the War for Independence, moved to Virginia along the Great Road, and planted their roots in Washington County; their descendants were the founders of the Hagy Wagon Company. Experience what life was like for
  • Tri Cities Stand Up Paddleboard Co.
    Surrounded by four beautiful mountains lakes and several world class rivers, TRI SUP is the first full service Stand Up Paddleboard store in the area. We offer rental delivery to many locations on South Holston Lake as well as a full line of new paddleboards and accessories.  We are located within Whitetop Yoga Studio in downtown Abingdon.  Join us for a sunset
  • Whitetop Yoga
    At Whitetop Yoga we blend compassion and knowledge to create an environment that allows all people to discover the amazing power of yoga. We have created a little oasis in the heart of historic Abingdon to help you feel at peace, relax, and rejuvenate your mind and body. We offer:-Experienced and highly trained instructors devoted to you the practitioner -1000+ square
  • Virginia Creeper Trail Bike Shop
    Virginia Creeper Trail Bike Shop is a full-service shop in Abingdon that provides shuttle service and mountain bike rentals to Damascus and Whitetop Station for the Virginia Creeper Trail. We are 5 minutes from Exit 17 off I-81 and one block from Main Street in historic downtown Abingdon, and just yards from the beginning of the Virginia Creeper Trail.
  • Trestle and Tailrace Fly fishing Guide
    A professional fly fishing guide and instruction service. Walk in trips in highland trout streams and nationally known Watauga and Holston tailwaters. Fly Fishing drift trips on the Holston for Trout, and drift trips on the Watauga and Holston for smallmouth bass. Certified casting instructor on staff for fly casting lessons. Beginner introductory guided trip which
  • Virginia Creeper Fly Shop
    Fly Fishing specialty shop with nationally known brands of rods, reels, waders and fishing apparel. Guide services and instructions are
  • South Holston Lake
    South Holston Lake offers the beauty of the South along with the ability to allow you to have some fun in the sun! It's known for its smallmouth bass fishing, and a number of fishing tournaments every year. The South Fork Holston River is home to an annual spring migration of white bass. Locals say that when the dogwood bloom, the