We typically think of taking our vacation in the summer when the days are warm and pleasant. But many of us also choose to vacation during the winter holidays when we have time off from work and school and we can enjoy the cooler temperatures in a variety of ways.
Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia is the perfect place to go to experience winter in a cozy setting with a variety of fun events and activities nearby! Choose a warm and rustic cabin with gorgeous lake and mountain views or maybe a charming bed & breakfast with all the amenities. You can hike or go shopping, visit local wineries and restaurants, or just stay in and build a fire and relax! When the weather is good you might want to go horse-back riding or rent mountain bikes, visit a local alpaca farm, go fishing or take a cruise on the Virginia Dare. You can also visit The Virginia Museum of Transportation, stop by a local Art Gallery, or have some fun at Hot Shots Family Fun Center.
Whatever your preference there is something to do for everyone and plenty of beautiful scenery and comfortable lodgings if you want to stay in, pop popcorn, read a book and put your feet up. Why not consider a winter vacation at Smith Mountain Lake this year? Below are just a few places you might start to search for the perfect spot…..