Whether you like world-class golf, horse events, scenic hiking on the Saunders Monticello Trail, or fishing near scenic Virginia wine country, Charlottesville is the place to be. The nearby Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah National Park make this an outdoor lovers paradise. Try your hand at rock climbing, playing tennis, fly fishing or boating at one of our local lakes. U.S. Bicycle Route 76 attracts cyclists to come enjoy one of the two original cross-country bicycle routes. Be sure to visit the following sporting and outdoor attractions on your next trip to Charlottesville.
Above photos credited to and including all rights reserved to (from left to right): 3. Monticello: Leonard Phillips, courtesy Thomas Jefferson Foundation. 5. UVA's Scott Stadium, courtesy Virginia Athletics Media Relations. 7. Blue Ridge Parkway, Robin Bethke.
Lower section (homepage): 1. Monticello: Monticello/Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc. 2. Wedding Directory cover photo: Jen Fariello. 3. University of Virginia Rotunda: Jennifer Jones.