Outdoor and Adventure Activities

Skydiving:  Skydive with Skydive Orange! For experienced or amateur skydivers. Read about Skydive Orange in the Washington Post!

Open Cockpit Biplane Rides: Stay IN the plane this time and view the landscape with Blue Ridge Biplane Rides.

Hot Air Ballooning: Take to the skies at a more leisurely pace with Monticello Country Ballooning or  Blue Ridge Balloon.

Hiking:  Old Rag Mountain is a favorite of our guests!  Or try White Oak Canyon for a different hiking experience plus a waterfall! Want an experienced guide to show you the "secret spots"? Try a half-day or full-day hike with Melanie Perl and Blue Ride Hiking Adventures!

Biking:  Bring your bike and helmet, and we’ll get you in touch with an avid biker for routes.

Scenic Driving:  Skyline DriveBlue Ridge Parkway, and Route 231 all provide commanding views.

Horseback Riding:  Oakland Heights Farm will take you on a western-style trail ride, for all levels of riders.

Kayaking/Canoeing/Tubing: Guided kayaking or tubing down picturesque private sections of the Rapidan River with Beth at Rapidan River Kayaking - for amateurs and experts alike; Marina at Lake Anna.

Fishing: Lake Anna State Park, Lake Orange, Upper Rapidan

Hunting: Summerleas Farm Hunting Preserve