Exit 235, 1-81 East to Grottoes
One of the most spectacular Virginia caverns offering the public a breathtaking panorama of subterranean beauty since 1806. Featuring one of the largest rooms of any cavern in the east, Cathedral Hall, 280 feet long and over 70 feet high. Grand caverns offer hiking and biking trails, swimming pool, miniature golf and picnic areas.
: Call (888) 430-CAVE
970 US Highway 211 West
Luray, VA 22835
Discover Eastern America's largest and most popular caverns. A U.S. Natural Landmark noted for the profuse variety of formations and natural color. From lighted, paved walkways explore cathedral sized rooms with ceilings 10 stories high filled with towering stone columns and crystal-clear pools. Also, hear the haunting sounds of the world's only Stalacpipe Organ. In addition at Luray Caverns, experience the history of America in an exhibit featuring over 140 items relating to transportation including cars, carriages, coaches and costumes from 1725; along with a one acre ornamental garden creating one of the largest mazes in the Mid-Atlantic States.
: Call (540) 743-6551, or visit www.luraycaverns.com
Massanutten Water Park
P.O. Box 1227
U.S. Route 33 ten miles east of Harrisonburg, VA
From 10am to 10pm daily there is wet fun for all ages featuring exhilarating waterslides powerful water cannons, amazing waterfalls, and a giant tipping bucket that is sure to illicit squeals of excitement. Let the current float you down the Blue Rapids, or relax in the Shenandoah Hot Springs hot tub anytime of the year. Whatever you do, you wont want to miss Virginias only FlowRider, where no two rides are alike!
: Call (540) 437-3340, or visit www.massresort.com/Waterpark/index.html
Natural Chimney Regional Park
Exit 240, I-81 West to Bridgewater
Mt. Solon, VA
The natural Chimneys tower as much as 120 feet above the pastoral terrain of the Shenandoah Valley, offering onlookers a sight unrivaled in majesty. The park offers hiking and biking trails, swimming pool, playgrounds, and picnic areas.
More Information: Call (888) 430-CAMP
North Mountain Vineyard & Winery
4374 Swartz Road
Mauretown, VA 22644
Award winning wines, exceptional mountain vistas, and picnic grounds. The idyllic setting is provided by the natural beauty of surrounding mountains, the vineyard, shade trees, and flowers. They invite the visitor for free tours and tasting. Picnic and linger awhile.
: Call (540) 436-WINE, or visit www.northmountainvineyard.com
3659 South Ox Road
Edinburg, VA 22824
Oldest winery in Shenandoah Valley. The vineyard is 26 acres on rolling hills that gently slope toward Massanutten Mountain. Eleven varieties of grapes grow in the vineyard, including Riesling, Vidal, Seyval, and Villard Blanc. Tours and tasting available.
: Visit www.shentel.net/shenvine
1822 Resort Drive