Area Information

Wineries

Chateau Morrisette

Released its first vintage in 1980. From that time, Chateau Morrisette has become one of Virginia’s premier wineries offering award winning white, blush, and red wines.

www.chateaumorrisette.com

Villa Appalaccia

A short walk located directly behind the Rock Castle Cottage featuring Italian grape varieties. Villa Appalaccia wines include Grigio, Pinot, Cabernet, Franc, Malvasia, Sangiovese, and Primitivo.

www.villaappalaccia.com

Valhalla Winery

While not in the immediate area it is still a popular winery located just inside Roanoke.

www.valhallawines.com

Blue Ridge Parkway Attractions

Floyd Fest Grounds

Situated on the same gravel road, a short walk will allow you to enjoy the famous grounds.

www.atwproductions.com

Rocky Knob

Picnics, wildlife, and beautiful scenery! You may hike or drive down to the overlooks and picnic area.

NPS site

Mabry’s Mill

Probably the most iconic image of the parkway, Mabry’s Mill is a very short drive down the road. It features beautiful scenes, seasonal events and a working restaurant.

www.mabrymillrestaurant.com