Humpback Rocks: A very popular hike due to its proximity to the Blue Ridge Parkway and I-64 near Afton Mountain.
Crabtree Falls: Crabtree Falls features a series of five major cascades and a number of smaller ones, a great hike.
Ragged Mountain Natural Area: A beautiful 980-acre forest of mature oak, hickory, poplar, pine, and maple trees.
Old Rag Mountain: One of the most popular hikes in the mid-Atlantic region.
James River Rafting and Floating:
James River Runners: Canoe, raft, kayak or float in an inner tube down the James River.
James River Reeling and Rafting: Canoe, raft, kayak or float in an inner tube down the James River.
Horse Back Riding:
Graves Mountain Horseback Riding: A number of fun rides to choose from.
Birdwood Golf Course: The golf course located at the Board's Head Inn.
Spring Creek Golf: A nationally ranked public golf course.
Wintergreen Resort Golfing: Fantastic golf course on the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Old Trail Golf Course: A beautiful golf course at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Meadow Creek Golf Course: A nice public course in the heart of Charlottesville.
Monticello: The home of President Thomas Jefferson. A must see attraction.
Ash Lawn Highland: Home of President James Monroe, the fifth President of the United States.
Montpelier: Home of President James Madison, the fourth President of the United States.
Michie Tavern: This tavern provides a great dinning experience with food from yesteryear. Just a half mile from Monticello.
Local Wineries and Wine Tours:
Arcady Vineyard: Provides wonderful wine tasting tours to small groups ranging from 2 to 10 people.
Monticello Wine Trail: Very nice site listing and linking the local wineries around Central Virginia.
Weekend Winery: Another nice site with an extensive list and links to the local wineries located around Central Virginia.
Local Micro Breweries and Brew Pubs:
Blue Mountain Brewery: Great brewery and brew pub. Fantastic food and beautiful views.
Star Hill Brewery: Another local micro brewery situated at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Worth the visit.
Devil's Backbone Brewery: Located near Wintergreen Resort. A great brew pub with great food, beer and mountain scenery.
Charlottesville Tourism Activity Pages: Links to just about every activity in the vicinity of Charlottesville and Central Virginia.
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