222 Jefferson Highway
Staunton, VA 24401
Phone: (540) 887-6500
Fax: (540) 885-8325
These stables provide a riding facility, complete with schooling opportunities, boarding facilities, and scenic trail rides.
A friendly, fun, and exciting place to play, this championship 18 hole golf course is home to a signature hole which is a par 6, the only one in Virginia, that is recognized by the Guiness' book of records as "The Longest Hole in the United States." A well stocked pro shop and snack bar are also on site.
Welcome to the most sought after SportFishing Guide on Smith Mountain Lake. Renowned as the busiest outfitter, Captain Travis Fitzgerald comes from the arena of competitive big league sportfishing. Captain Travis is a full-time professional fishing guide and he is also the lead instructor and qwner of the Blackwater School of Sportfishing that specializes in the pursuit of the big game striped bass. Captain Travis is a US Coast Guard Certified Charter Boat Captain, member of the Smith Mountain Lake Striper Club, as well as the (N.S.B.A) National Striped Bass Association. If you and your party are looking for a lazy, laid back, day on the lake this is not the charter boat for you
Fly fishing for trout and smallmouth bass. Guiding and instructions. Mountain hiking and nature walks with wildflower and tree identification. View waterfalls on certain hikes.
Offers horseback riding lessons, training, summer camp, and birthday parties on safe, well-trained horses and ponies.
If you are an outdoor person, the Walnut Hills Campground & RV Park, nestled amidst beautiful surroundings, is the place you must head to. At this campground, you can enjoy fishing at the nearby lake, play volleyball, go swimming or hike in the surrounding areas. Try the Hay wagon rides and build a campfire at the site in the night. You can also rent the on-site cottages and enjoy the beauty of nature at leisure. Check website for more details.
For all those who enjoy horse riding, or are seeking some fun adventure, North Mountain Outfitter is your perfect place to go. A privately run company, this place is a barn and a countryside resort, that offers horse trails on regular basis. North Mountain Outfitter offers half day to two day packages that includes stay, horse rides and other activities. So, pack your bags, buckle your shoes and pay heed to the calling of the wild wild west.
This golfing venue features beautiful 18 hole courses with four unique nine hole layouts, as well as a fully stocked pro shop, a driving range, putting and chipping greens, a snack bar, and a pavilion.
This claims to be Ireland's newest adventure centre, specialising in surfing tuition. Other activities include mountain biking, hill walking, body boarding, golf, orienteering, horse riding, canoeing. Diving and angling. Clearly for those of a very active disposition! Qualified tutors are there to coach at all levels and sessions usually run at 10am and again at 2pm. If you are interested then you are advised to book well in advance as it is very popular during the summer months. Prices start at IR£10 for children and IR£12 for adults based on a group of five or more. Plenty of equipment available for hire.
The Edith J. Carrier Arboretum and Botanical Gardens of James Madison University isn't just for students and faculty of the university. This scenic gem is open to the public so that everyone has a chance to take pleasure in the blooming wonders of nature. Here is a place where a person can forget their troubles and simply enjoy their day. Not only do the staff ensure the arboretum and gardens are well kept, but they also make time to provided guided walks and other activities that highlight the beauty of the outdoors. The grounds are open from dawn to dusk.
This challenging and scenic 18 hole, par 70 public course features a wide variety of holes, including links style holes and traditional, tree-lined holes, that golfers of all abilities will enjoy playing. A well stocked pro shop is also on site.
Guided mountain bike tours in the George Washington National Forest is the specialty of this company where cyclists of all abilities can enjoy the beautiful scenery and terrain of western Virginia. Rental bikes and custom tours are also available.