My place is a charming 97-year-old farm house located on a working horse farm within the town of Hillsville. It is quiet, peaceful and not far from beautiful mountain views. Take a horseback riding lesson or hone your relationship, parenting or workplace skills through unique demonstrations using horses.
It is within walking distance to the Memorial Day Flea Market and the Labor Day Flea Market and Gun Show. In April is the unique play of the 1912 Hillsville Courthouse Tragedy. See below.
Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, there are breathtaking fall leaf colors and splendid mountain views. The New River supports fishing, kayaking and canoeing, while the New River Trail is 51 miles of walking, bicycling, or horseback riding. Nearby is the Blue Ridge Parkway, which you can visit Chateau Morrisette, Blue Ridge Music Center or Mabry Mill which is the most photographed mill in the nation.
First weekend in August hosts the famous Galax Fiddlers Convention. The historic Rex Theatre in Galax offers music shows every weekend and occasional entertaining plays. Down the street is the Chestnut Creek Arts Center and antiquing opportunities downtown Galax.
In April, Hillsville offers the unique play depicting the 1912 famous courthouse tragedy involving the Allen family. The play is reenacted in the original courthouse setting and tells of the involvement of area sites such as the Allen home on Hwy 52 S and the Felts home of Cliffview owned by Felts of the Felts-Baldwin Detective agency which were players in the captures of Sidna Allen. The Carroll County Historic Society maintains a museum of Tragedy artifacts. 2017 dates are 7-9, 13-15, 21-23, and 28-30. For tickets call Carroll County Historical Society (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) or email (EMAIL HIDDEN) or (EMAIL HIDDEN). A meal is available next door at the Hale-Wilkinson-Carter Home. Contact Elizabeth Huff at (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN).
Beaver Dam Creek Trail is nearby for hiking. Golfing is hosted by Blue Ridge Country Club, Galax Municipal Golf Course and Ole Mill Golf Course in Laurel Fork.
28 miles away in Wytheville, Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theater offers professional musicals. 28 miles south into NC is Mt. Airy, home of Andy Griffith, of which Mayberry was created from, hosts delightful shopping.
Guests will have access to entire house with exception of owner's closet.
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Most days, I will be next door on the horse farm. But always a phone call away.
No smoking in the house.