The Blue Ridge Parkway near Fancy Gap

Mabry Mill from the Trees (on the Blue Ridge Parkway)

There are many things to do and see on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Fancy Gap, Virginia. You can photograph the picturesque Mabry Mill, hike on some of the most scenic trails on the Parkway, learn about the local history and taste some delicious wines.  We’ve put together this little guide of things to do … Read moreThe Blue Ridge Parkway near Fancy Gap

Hiking Rocky Knob Recreation Area/Rock Castle Gorge

View from the Rocky Knob Parking Lot

I have fond memories of hiking and backpacking in Rocky Knob Recreation Area. My sons and I camped in the well shaded primitive campground in the gorge next to Rock Castle Creek. We used it as a base camp for the loop hike up to the top and then back down again. My daughters and … Read moreHiking Rocky Knob Recreation Area/Rock Castle Gorge

Best Hikes near Fancy Gap

Nathaniels Hiker

There are many great choices for hiking around Fancy Gap, Virginia. These are our picks for the top 10 hikes in the area. You’ll see beautiful vistas, waterfalls, bold flowing creeks, historical sites, wild ponies and more. Hike hard or look for something a little more laid back. If you like hiking, we hope this list … Read moreBest Hikes near Fancy Gap