Black Smithing Classes:

Buckyeye Mountain Forge


Learn the Majesty of Blacksmithing with our Local Blacksmith and friend, Cindy Cook. Learn basic blacksmithing skills using a coal or gas forge. Take home your own piece of art. To learn more click on “Black Smithing Classes” and create your own retreat. No experience required.


Canoe down the River:

Tangent Outfitters


Tangent Outfitters Specializes in Canoeing, Fishing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking and More…..




Float on the River:

New River Junction

The river will draw you, gently and peacefully, as you float over small riffles in your tube.  About a mile down stream the rapids are splashing.


Visit the Wolf Creek Indian Village: 

Indian Village

Take a step back in time to the early 1500’s and experience Native American life when you visit Wolf Creek Indian Village & Museum.



Hike Cascades Water Fall:

Cascades Waterfall

The 69 ft. falls crashes into a large pool surrounded by two hundred foot cliff walls from which large ice formations hang in the winter. The scene is both breathtaking and peaceful as the falls combine both power and beauty. Only 40 minutes from Woods Hole Hostel.





The Giles County Historical Society & Museum:

Giles County History Museum

The Giles County Historical Society Museum Complex is located just 2 blocks from the Giles County Court House in historic downtown Pearisburg, Virginia.


to one of our Favorite


The Palisades Restaurant

The Palisades Restaurant offers contemporary cuisine in a unique countryside setting.

30 minutes from Woods Hole.


One of the few, maybe only Korean Restaurants in the area. If you are looking for a unique, local experience, this is it. 40 minutes from Woods Hole.