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 Adventures

Guided Outdoor Adventures (Paddling, Caving, Climbing, Hiking, and more!) Customized Trips for: -Small Groups -Corporate Retreats/Team-Building -Educational Opportunities/Workshops

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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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The Eighty Four

The renovations on this 1946 dairy barn have been special and meaningful to The Mannons. The modern, industrial renovations to the vintage barn are breathtaking and the perfect site for your wedding day.

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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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