Blue Ridge Parkway
The Parkway starts at Jarman’s Gap and forms the entire eastern boundary of Elk Rock Meadow. This most famous of America’s national parks continues south for 469 miles to the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina and beyond.
Located just a few hundred feet east of Elk Rock Meadow (ERM), the Appalachian Trail is America’s premier hiking trail (2,181 miles). All 16 lots in ERM have access to this longest footpath in the world. Lots 7 through 16 were each crossed by the original A.T., which opened in 1937.
Just two miles north of Elk Rock Meadow, the Skyline Drive spans 105 miles along the crest of the Blue Ridge in the Shenandoah National Forest.
The University of Virginia
East Coast Bird Migration
Twenty miles south of Elk Rock Meadow, Wintergreen is a recreational development offering golf, fine dining, and downhill snow skiing.
Humpback Rocks Visitors Center and Mountain Farm
Swannanoa Golf Course
A short distance south on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Crabtree Falls is one of the most beautiful series of three waterfalls in Virginia and the highest falls east of the Mississippi.