Why Charlottesville is one of the best places to hike. Surrounded by the mountains and valleys of central Virginia. Charlottesville has dozens of great hikes just a short drive away.
Crabtree Falls, the highest vertical-drop cascading waterfall east of the Mississippi River, is a popular attraction located in Nelson County, just six miles off the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway near milepost 27.
Sugar Hollow, known for its beginner-level hiking trails and swimming spots is located just outside of Charlottesville in Albemarle County. Sugar Hollow offers two paths spread across Moormans River, the first takes you to Blue Hole and the second to Big Branch Falls.
Rockfish Valley is your one-stop shop for everything in Nelson County from scenic views to ice-cold brews.