Resources

 

Alleghany Highlands Blueway:
Paddle, fish and camp on Lake Moomaw, Lake Douthat, and the Jackson and Cowpasture Rivers. This website offers trip planning advice, maps, safety tips and ways to contact local outfitters.

Alleghany Highlands Trails:
Anyone who enjoys exploring trails on foot, bicycle or on horseback should check out this website and the comprehensive trail guide available online as a tablet and smart phone-friendly flipbook

Alleghany Living:
This magazine, published annually by the Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism, is a helpful resource for Alleghany Highlands residents and visitors.

Birding Trails:
An informative guide to popular birding trails in Virginia's Western Highlands, as well as a bird identification and habitat chart.

Civil War Markers:
Use this brochure to locate markers and learn the importance of the Alleghany Highlands in the war effort.

Covered Bridges:
Use this guide to locate and learn the story behind Virginia's historic covered bridges, including the Alleghany Highland's very own Humpback Bridge.

Fish Virginia First:
In addition to the excellent fishing in the rivers, lakes and streams of the Alleghany Highlands, you can find many more great spots in other communities all across Virginia.

Fishing Licenses:
People 16 and older need a freshwater fishing license from the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. Local outfitters and sporting goods stores can assist or you can purchase a license online.

Jackson River Scenic Trail:
A scenic trail offers great views of the Jackson River. The finely crushed gravel surface makes it a great choice for family walks or bike rides. This web page and downloadable map will help you get the most of the trail.

Midland Trail:
The famous Midland Trail is a national auto trail spanning the United States from Virginia to California and passing right through the Alleghany Highlands.

Relocation Assistance:
Interested in living in the Alleghany Highlands or opening a business here? The Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism can answer all of your questions.

Roanoke Outside:
An excellent resource for planning outdoor fun in the Roanoke Valley, including the Alleghany Highlands, Botetourt County, Smith Mountain Lake and more.

Wildflower Trails:
A great resource for identifying wildflowers along popular trails in Virginia's Western Highlands.

Resources

Resources

 

Alleghany Highlands Blueway:
Paddle, fish and camp on Lake Moomaw, Lake Douthat, and the Jackson and Cowpasture Rivers. This website offers trip planning advice, maps, safety tips and ways to contact local outfitters.

Alleghany Highlands Trails:
Anyone who enjoys exploring trails on foot, bicycle or on horseback should check out this website and the comprehensive trail guide available online as a tablet and smart phone-friendly flipbook

Alleghany Living:
This magazine, published annually by the Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism, is a helpful resource for Alleghany Highlands residents and visitors.

Birding Trails:
An informative guide to popular birding trails in Virginia's Western Highlands, as well as a bird identification and habitat chart.

Civil War Markers:
Use this brochure to locate markers and learn the importance of the Alleghany Highlands in the war effort.

Covered Bridges:
Use this guide to locate and learn the story behind Virginia's historic covered bridges, including the Alleghany Highland's very own Humpback Bridge.

Fish Virginia First:
In addition to the excellent fishing in the rivers, lakes and streams of the Alleghany Highlands, you can find many more great spots in other communities all across Virginia.

Fishing Licenses:
People 16 and older need a freshwater fishing license from the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. Local outfitters and sporting goods stores can assist or you can purchase a license online.

Jackson River Scenic Trail:
A scenic trail offers great views of the Jackson River. The finely crushed gravel surface makes it a great choice for family walks or bike rides. This web page and downloadable map will help you get the most of the trail.

Midland Trail:
The famous Midland Trail is a national auto trail spanning the United States from Virginia to California and passing right through the Alleghany Highlands.

Relocation Assistance:
Interested in living in the Alleghany Highlands or opening a business here? The Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce and Tourism can answer all of your questions.

Roanoke Outside:
An excellent resource for planning outdoor fun in the Roanoke Valley, including the Alleghany Highlands, Botetourt County, Smith Mountain Lake and more.

Wildflower Trails:
A great resource for identifying wildflowers along popular trails in Virginia's Western Highlands.