Explore local Brewery's - There are 7 local brewery's with in 15 miles of Misty Mountain
Apple Orchards - Local orchards
featuring pick-your-own produce.
Monticello - The home of Thomas
Charlottesville Tourism - The
official tourism website of Jefferson's
Culture Museum -
A living history site featuring four
historic, reconstructed working farms
from Germany, Northern Ireland, England,
Virginia, and a working 18th century
blacksmith forge from Northern Ireland.
Lawn-Highland - Restored home of the 5th president of
the United States and close friend of
Blue Ridge Parkway - Enjoy our share
of the 469 miles of gorgeous mountain
Explore local winery and vineyards - There are over 20 winery and vineyards with in 15 miles of Misty Mountain
McGuffey Art Center - The largest art display space in
Charlottesville, McGuffey is a converted
school transformed into forty studios,
three galleries, and a gift shop.
Michie Tavern - One of the oldest homesteads in
Virginia, Michie Tavern ca. 1784, is
located on a mountainside near
Jefferson’s Monticello and offers dining
and a gift shop.
Montpelier - The home of James Madison, Father of the
Constitution, author of the Bill of
Rights, fourth President, and chief
architect of the American Republic.
Fly fishing - Full service fly shop and guide service
Scottsville Historic District -
Featuring almost 100 old
buildings, Scottsville is a wonderful reminder of 18th
and 19th century life in rural Virginia.
Almost half of the homes and buildings
that remain date to before the Civil
War, and tourists can delight in the
quiet of the riverfront, or enjoy the
small shops and restaurants.
University of Virginia Rotunda and
Central Grounds - The original Grounds of the University,
including the Rotunda and the Lawn, were
designed by Jefferson to be what he
called an "Academical Village."
Walton's Mountain Museum - The same building where young Earl
Hamner, Jr. attended school now houses
replica rooms from "The Waltons," the
memorable TV series he created.
Fun Experiences from Wish Wish - Choose your favorite thing to do from 245 Charlottesville experiences. Enjoy a guided sunrise or moonlight hike, shoot sporting clays, take in a play, or dine out. the choices are nearly limitless.
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Nelson County - Located at the base of the Blue Ridge, Route 151 is Main Street for the Rockfish Valley. This northern part of Nelson County is home to 7 wineries, 3 breweries, cozy Bed & Breakfasts, friendly farmers, spectacular views, and so much more