2545 Lee Highway
Troutville, VA 24175-6327
Phone: (540) 992-5600
Fax: (540) 966-3049
Located in the beautiful country side is the Ashley Plantation Country Club, an 18-hole golf course. It offers picturesque views of the gorgeous Blue Ridge mountains. While golf tournaments are held here from time to time, lessons on learning the sport also take place here. Ashley Plantation houses a huge clubhouse that is used to host private parties and events. Check the website for venue hire, golfing rates and class schedules.
The enormous green stretch of 1.8 million acres of the George Washington & Jefferson National Forests is one of the important natural reserves of the nation. Part of the Appalachian Hardwood Forest, the George Washington Forest and Jefferson National Forest are combined together for administrative purposes. A visit here will get you well acquainted with a large variety of rare plants and trees, endangered species of animals, birds and reptiles. Hunting, fishing, natural trails, mountain biking, camping and many other activities are offered here. However, while enjoying you need to follow the regulations and rules laid down by the Forest Authority. So if you are planning a picnic at the George Washington & Jefferson National Forests, head to the Forest Service office for comprehensive brochures and detailed information about the place.
Blue Hills Golf Club has been shut, reopened and renovated over a period of fifty years. Today, it is a beautiful 18-hole golf course that is very popular with those who enjoy playing the game. The clubhouse which was earlier just a shack is currently a sprawling space that houses a grill and pro shop as well. It can be used for private parties and functions. Call ahead or check the website for tournament schedules of this semi-private club, rental options and information regarding golf lessons. Check site for open hours of the shop and restaurant.
An 18 hole, par 71 semiprivate course which can be very demanding and features wide fairways and small, elevated greens. A driving range, putting green, and pro shop are on the property, as well as swimming pools and tennis courts. Lessons are available by appointment.
Discover great golf and excellent service while at this public 18 hole golf course that includes a driving range, grass teeing area, putting green, pro shop, chipping green.
If you have an adventurous streak in you and want to try out skating, head to the Roanoke Skate Park. The park has been recently revamped and has well polished boards that provide different levels of steep depths for you to slide across. However, this is an unsupervised park, so follow all the safety measures that are eminent before you plunge into the sport. To read the safety measures and other details browse through the website.
Overlooking the beautiful Roanoke Valley and surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty, this championship 18 hole golf course was designed by Russell Breeden and it includes a driving range, putting green, and well stocked pro shop.
The Blue Ridge Vineyard in Shenandoah Valley offers quality wines from grapes of its own vineyard. The cultivation of grapevine began in 1985 and since then it has established itself as a prominent vineyard spread across 300 acres of land and also as a center for hiking trails and events. Wine tasting is a major attraction for wine revelers and tourists as the Blue Ridge Vineyard is known for producing wines from distinctive variety of grapes. A perfect place for picnic and a venue for country-side weddings, the place is also ideal for those looking for a vacation locale in this part of the Shenandoah Valley. Refer to their website for more information.
Enjoy striper fishing and water recreation at its best in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwestern Virginia on Smith Mountain Lake with this U.S. Coast Guard licensed and fully insured fishing guide who offers two completely equipped 22 foot deck boats that accommodate parties of up to six each. Live bait and artificial lure techniques are used and all equipment is provided, along with pictures of the day's catch and your fish filleted and packaged.
Westlake Boat Rentals offers boats, jet skis, pontoons, runabouts, deck boats, & paddle boat rentals. Smith Mountain Lake ski boats & jet ski rentals are also serviced for you.
Fishing guide serving Smith Mountain Lake. Striper fishing guide offering fishing charters. Pullin Drag Striper Guide Service located right on Smith Mountain Lake.
"Smith Mountain Lake's Premier Golf Course," this 18 hole semiprivate golf course is open year round for play, weather permitting, and it includes a driving range, practice putting green and sand bunker, lessons by qualified PGA professionals, and a beautifully restored farmhouse which houses a pro shop, a delightful restaurant, and banquet facilities.