Mountains in Patrick County Virginis

Family Fun

Family adventures abound in Patrick County! Hike, bike, swim, or just take in the views of the Blue Ridge Mountains at one of our nationally-recognized parks. Experience Appalachian culture through our vibrant music and arts scene. Grab a bite at one of our family-friendly restaurants.

Outdoor Family Adventures

Explore a trail, hunt for fairy stones, or go for a drive. Whatever your speed, Patrick County has the outdoor adventure you’ve been looking for.

Farm Life and Orchards

Once primarily a farming community, agriculture remains the heartbeat of Patrick County. Experience life on the farm at one of our many farm stays. Visit an orchard to pick your own peak-season produce. Or stop at one of our farmer’s markets for a direct-from-the-farm bounty.

Family-Friendly Festivals

Appalachian culture comes alive through Patrick County’s vibrant music and arts scene. Celebrate Appalachian culture through the music, art, food and storytelling at one of our family-friendly festivals held throughout the year. 

Pet-Friendly Patrick County

For pet-lovers, it is not a family vacation without your furry, four-legged companion. Whether you and your pup are looking to snooze the day away in luxury or sniff out an adventure, Patrick County has something for you.


On 12,000 acres of the beautiful Appalachian forest sits Primland Resort, your playground in the Blue Ridge Mountains. This 5-star luxury resort offers three restaurants, an indoor pool & spa, an award-winning mountain golf course, an observatory, and countless outdoor activities guided or unguided.

Outdoor Family Adventures!

Beat the Heat in Patrick County

Beat the heat and explore some of the coolest places in Patrick County. Hit the Water Is there anything better than jumping into cool water on a hot day? Head over to Fairy Stone State Park for a “beach day” along Fairy Stone Lake. Rent a canoe or paddle boat and explore the serene waters.…

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