VA is quietly nestled into the Blue
Ridge Mountains and would be the perfect place to extend your exploration
of the Blue Ridge
Parkway and see some spectacular foliage and picturesque mountain destinations.
The Orchard House
Bed and Breakfast, located just 25 minutes from the Blue
Ridge Parkway is a gateway to many activities and destinations throughout
the Blue Ridge
Mountains. Perhaps you would like a quiet picturesque countryside drive
to one of the eight local orchards with over 40 varieties of apples or one of the
10 wineries and vineyards which are some of the best that the Blue
Ridge Mountains have to offer.
the tallest waterfall east of the Mississippi, is a gem of the Blue
Ridge Mountains and feeds into the Tye River which is named after Allen
Tye who did extensive exploration of the Blue
Additionally, the location of the Orchard
House Bed and Breakfast is central to such sites as Monticello, home of
Thomas Jefferson or the Appomattox Courthouse famous for the surrender meeting between
Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant which made the reunification of the Nation possible.
Nelson Country and the Blue
Ridge Mountains is also the hometown of Earl Hamner, creator of the hit
television series, The Walton's. The Walton Mountain museum is full of memorabilia
from the famous television series as well as replicas of the television set.
Whatever your interest, the Orchard
House Bed and Breakfast will be a wonderful stop along your Blue
Ridge Mountains getaway.