Project Description

The Sights on Rt 8 Woolwine Highway
  • Tuggles Gap Restaurant

  • Wade’s Orchard

  • Orchard View 7 Day Food Market

  • Wood’s Cold Storage

  • Howell’s Grocery

  • Fairy Stone State Park (6 miles east on Hwy 57)

The Sights on Rt. 58 JEB Stuart Highway
  • Fred Clifton Park

  • Lovers Leap Birdhouses

  • Poor Farmers Farms

  • Primland

  • Mountain Top Park

  • Crooked Road Cafe

  • Cockram’s Mill

  • BB&T

  • Jerry and Connie’s Collectibles

  • Nancy’s Candies

  • Meadows of Dan Food Market

  • Poor Farmers Market

  • Meadows of Dan Baptist Church

The Sights on Blue Ridge Parkway
  • Mabry Mill

  • Buffalo Mountain Nature Preserve

  • Edgeview Mountain Estates ( located 5 miles east on Belcher Mountain Rd.)

  • Chateau Morrisette

  • Floyd Fest Site

  • Rocky Knob Overlook

  • Rocky Knob Picnic Area

  • Saddle Overlook

  • Rocky Knob Campground

Rocky Knob Loop

This loop provides riders with the breathtaking views of Lover’s Leap, and the excitement of Floyd Mountain. The route travels through Meadows of Dan and Stuart. Travel eight miles to the north on Route 8 and arrive at the artsy town of Floyd.

  • 40.1 miles
  • 149 curves
  • 2,142 ft. elevation change

Blue Ridge Parkway Mileposts: 

  • Route 8 – 165.1
  • Rocky Knob Campground – 167
  • Saddle Overlook – 168
  • Rocky Knob Picnic Area – 168.8
  • Rocky Knob Overlook – 169.1
  • FloydFest – 170.3
  • Black Ridge Road – 171.7
  • Willis Road/Woodberry Inn – 174
  • Mabry Mill – 176.1
  • US 58 – 177.6
Map the Loop on Rever