There are several lovely hikes with trail heads starting around Madison. Check out White Oak Canyon, Old Rag or the lesser known Graves Mill trail. Great swimming holes on a hot day!
What more is there to say? There is a fee for the park. The skyline drive will take you to the park. About 10 miles away!
Enjoy the many hiking adventures offered in Shenandoah National Park. You can find some great hikes on the AllTrails app.
Hiking: Dark Hallow falls and Bear fence are two of my favorites Picnicking: Big Meadows has the most delicious raspberry ice cream Driving: Take the skyline drive and stop at the many lookouts along the way
Enjoy the views on Skyline Drive or hike any of the famous Blue Ridge Mountain trails.
“Enjoy beautiful mountain views and catch a sunset driving the Blue Ridge Parkway. ”
Grocery or Supermarket
“Need some delicious sandwiches and snacks for your hike or picnic? Yoder’s makes the best.”
“Hiking, biking, snow tubing, skiing, snowboarding Indoor and outdoor waterpark Playgrounds”
“This is a beautiful place and the closest, entertainment on weekends (see website) $$-$$$ Venues & Event Spaces 6109 Wolftown-Hood Rd Madison, VA 22727 ”
Point of Interest
“Recovering the joy and accessibility of Elizabethan theatre at the Blackfriars Playhouse - the world's only re-creation of Shakespeare's indoor theatre.”