Bicycling:

New River Trail State Park

Virginia Creeper Trail

New River Trail Bike Rental (Fries)

(866) 944-3640

 

Canoeing:

Riverside Outfitters (276) 238-0878

 

Fishing:

New River

Claytor Lake

 

 

 

 

Stay at the New River Trail Inn while you hike or bike the trail and attend the New River Festival and the Fries Fiddler's Convention. Or spend the day birding on foot or by canoe (plenty of Great Blue Herons, migrating warblers and a couple of resident Bald Eagles).

Hiking:

New River Trail

Grayson Highlands St. Park

Mt. Rogers Nat'l Recreation Area

 

Music:

Galax Fiddler's Convention

Fries Fiddler's Convention

Blue Ridge Music Center

Barr's Fiddle Shop (Galax)

The Rex Theater (Galax)

The New River Trail Cafe (Fries) Shaylyn's Pickin' and Grinnin' on Thursday nights