Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor enthusiasts can hike to the panoramic view atop Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve, kayak and fish along the Little River, hike or cycle along 40-miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

For hiking information  in Floyd County on the Parkway and in the county – Hiking Trails in Floyd County 2017

Tour de Floyd – 12th Annual Cycling event is coming up Saturday, May 18, 2019! tourdefloyd.org    Tour De Floyd Route 

Check out our Cycle Floyd Guide published in print and on-line- Looking for some recommended routes / rides?

Floyd Town Short Ride  2.7 miles

Floyd Town Short Ride #2  nice 6 mile ride

Floyd Town – Poor Farm  27 miles

Floyd Town – Rocky Knob Classic

Apple Ridge Farm

Apple Ridge Farm provides outdoor experiences for people of all ages. Weddings, Retreats, Zipline, High Ropes, Hiking, Camping, Bed & Breakfast, Summer Camps, and more!

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Buffalo Mountain Getaway

There’s no place like home, except here at Buffalo Mountain Getaway. Stay a night or more. The longer you stay the more you save.

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Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve

One of the most significant natural areas in Virginia. Buffalo Mountain boasts an amazing 13 rare plant occurences, 3 rare animal occurences, and 6 significant...

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Buffalo Mountain Ziplines

Come experience nature in a whole new way! Our 8 cable zipline course is great for ages 3 and up!! Groups are welcome. Discounts available.

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Chantilly Farm

200 acre camping and outdoor events venue. Home of the annual Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, County Fair and other great events. Available for rentals.

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Fiddlesticks Farmhouse

Elegant 1-3 bedroom lodging options with light breakfast. 75 beautiful acres. Close to Floyd but a world away.

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Floyd Farmers Market

Floyd Farmer’s Market supports local farmers by making homegrown food available to everyone in the community. Join us on Saturday mornings, 9 to 1, May-November.

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Floyd Yoga Jam - September 3-6, 2020

4-Day Music, Yoga, & Art Festival on 400 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Floyd County, VA. Family Friendly, Camping Onsite

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Floydfest July 22-26, 2020

A 5-day celebration of music and art nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia!

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Goose Creek Press

Speaker, teacher, field trip leader, author-essayist, nature photographer. Centering on understanding and repair of our relationships with nature, place and community.

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New River Fly Fishing

Fly fishing guide service for smallmouth bass and trout.

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Old Lodge Armory, LLC.

We are full service retail gun shop with a full time gunsmith on staff. We sell firearms, ammunition, reloading supplies, optics, knives, and much more.

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On the Water

A canoe, kayak or tube awaits on scenic Little River. Shuttle service, rentals, camping, youngsters and seniors- its the new side of Floyd.

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Rocky Knob Recreation Area- Trails, Campground & Visitor Center

One of the first developed areas on the Blue Ridge Parkway, offers camping, picnicking, and wonderful opportunities for hiking. Rocky Knob Visitor Center opens May 24...

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Smart View Recreational Area

Smart View - 500 acres, hiking trails, large picnic grounds, comfort stations, drinking water. The cabin home of T.T. Trail is picturesque. Smart View...

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Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary

Spikenard Farm was born out of an awareness and response to the honeybee crisis, promoting sustainable beekeeping through education, research and a honeybee sanctuary.

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The Blue Ridge Parkway

“Experience America’s Favorite Drive” and a haven for cyclists and hikers.. Outstanding scenery and recreational opportunities make the Blue Ridge Parkway one of the most...

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Tour de Floyd - May 16, 2020

The Tour de Floyd is a scenic 62 mile long ride with nearly half the distance along the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway.

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Villa Appalaccia Winery

Visit Villa Appalaccia Winery for a unique experience of Virginia wines that have an Italian influence. We are just off of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

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Warren G. Lineberry Memorial Park

Downtown Floyd community park. Special scheduled events. Seek Events calendar on this website for scheduled events....

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