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Welcome to The Fancy Gap Guidepost, our guide to all things Fancy Gap. We’ll point you to things to do and see, local attractions, places to eat and more. We hope you’ll follow some of the pointers to see why we love Fancy Gap’s little corner of the Blue Ridge. Check out our top ten list for a quick glance at what Fancy Gap has to offer.


Fall Foliage View of Virginia and North Carolina
Autumn Leaves Festival in Mayberry, USA
Every year in October, Mayberry is home to the Autumn Leaves Festival™, an historic festival in the heart of Mount Airy, North
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Motorcyccle Ride on the Blue Ridge Parkway - 800x600
Motorcycle Rides near Fancy Gap
From fabled dragons to a ride on one of the premier motorcycling roads in the country, it’s hard to go
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JOLO Winery
JOLO Winery and Vineyards
  My wife and I have found a new candidate for our favorite winery near Fancy Gap. Chateau Morrisette is
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Golf Courses near Fancy Gap
There are many things to do in the area for those who love the outdoors, from hiking or cycling to
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The Mason Jar Restaurant
The Mason Jar – Good Food near the Hillsville Flea Market
Good Food and Drinks If you’re one of the half million people who descend on Hillsville, Viriginia for the annual
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Yall Come Eat - Mayberry Barney's Car
Best Restaurants in Fancy Gap
Check out our restaurant guide for the best restaurants in Fancy Gap, Virginia. See at a glance the local eateries and
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Mabry Mill from the Trees (on the Blue Ridge Parkway)
The Blue Ridge Parkway near Fancy Gap
There are many things to do and see on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Fancy Gap, Virginia. You can photograph
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View from the Rocky Knob Parking Lot
Hiking Rocky Knob Recreation Area/Rock Castle Gorge
I have fond memories of hiking and backpacking in Rocky Knob Recreation Area. My sons and I camped in the
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Shelton Vineyards
Best Wineries near Fancy Gap
Check out our guide to the best wineries around Fancy Gap, Virginia. See each at a glance and check out
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Nathaniels Hiker
Best Hikes near Fancy Gap
There are many great choices for hiking around Fancy Gap, Virginia. These are our picks for the top 10 hikes in
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