WanderLove – Road Trips to Floyd VA

Wanderlust is defined as a strong desire to travel, but here in Virginia, we call that feeling WanderLove. And while travel has been a little bit different due to COVID-19, you can certainly explore Virginia’s endless beauty with an epic road trip - and why not start with Floyd VA! 

 

WanderLove is calling you on a Road Trip to Floyd

Located atop the magnificent Blue Ridge Plateau in southwestern Virginia, Floyd is a haven of natural beauty renowned for our hospitality and for a vibrant culture of music, arts, history, local foods and spirits, and outdoor recreation.

  Check out some cool Floyd Road Trips

Floyd LOVE Trails 

Floyd Love Trails - check out VA is for Lovers LOVEworks signs in Floyd County!

 

 

 

 Move to the Music - Music Road Trip to Floyd

     Floyd is renowned for our home-spun and diverse music- from traditional old-time and bluegrass to rock, blues and other styles. 

 We are a key stop on The Crooked Road, Virginia’s heritage music trail - with our renownedFriday Night Jamboree at the Floyd Country Store.

Many annual events are back in 2021 and Music IS happening weekly at numerous outdoor and indoor venues.  It's time for a MUSIC Road Trip to Floyd!  here: MUSIC ROAD TRIP

 

Historic Rock Churches - driving tour

The Rock Churches of Reverend Bob Childress

These six rock churches and the Indian Valley church were founded by Rev. Bob Childress, the subject of the book: "The Man Who Moved A Mountain".  More info and driving map on our page: visitfloydva.com/rock-churches/

 

 

GET OUTSIDE!  Adventure Road Trip to Floyd

Adventure and relaxation awaits you.

Outdoor enthusiasts can hike to the panoramic view atop Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve, kayak and fish along the gentle Little River,  zipline through the forests, or hike and cycle along 40-miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway, all in Floyd County. 

Adventure Road Trip to Floyd

 

  Artisan Journey - ART Road Trip to Floyd

  Truly one of the largest artisan communities in Southwest Virginia, Floyd brings you face to face with an eclectic collection of talented artisans who have their feet firmly planted into a community that nurtures creative and inspirational minds.  From Appalachian quilts to modern carvings, ceramics, fine arts ... 

Check out studios and galleries throughout the county on the Artisan Journey Floyd ART Road Trip

 

 

 

  FARM - Road Trip to Floyd

   We are a farm community here on the Blue Ridge Plateau - with hearts and hands close to the land.

Floyd County's rich history in agriculture is the foundation for continued growth and diversity in farms and their products

- as well as on-farm stores, lodging, dining, educational and special events. 

Check out some of the ways you can commune with Floyd farms.  FARM ROAD TRIP

 

 

 

Road Trip to Floyd with Fido

Bringing your pets on vacation with you is becoming the norm for many pet parents. Luckily, Floyd is home to many businesses and lodges that are pet-friendly. Check out some of the businesses and lodging where you can  Bring your Fido

 

 

Sip the Spirits

Visitors can discover a variety of spirits throughout Floyd that will complete any trip to Floyd, Va.

Floyd Boasts its very own artisan Brewery, Distillery and Speak-easy.  Local wineries include the picturesque Chateau Morrisette, Virginia’s largest winery.

 

Check out some of the best places to SIP THE SPIRITS.

 

 

Watch for more Themed Itineraries ...

And a BIG Thank you to photographer Mike Quesinberry for the beautiful road trip photo!

www.VisitFloydVA.com