Big Pine Trout Farm (New Castle)
Entire Farm House
6-8 guests – 3 bedrooms – 2 1/2 bath
5-6 guests – 1 bedroom, 1 queen, 2 twins, 2 trundles – 1 bath
Privacy, comfort and peace await you at Big Pine Trout Farm, located in historic New Castle, Virginia, just minutes away from the Great Eastern Divide. Supremely comfortable, a trip to the spacious and airy Farmhouse is designed for relaxation, inspiration, and renewal to both body and spirit; its beauty connects you with the surrounding environment while ensuring your comfort and convenience. Throughout your visit, our proprietors will ensure that your stay is perfect and enjoyable in every way. Upscale contemporary farmhouse, private spring fed trout stream, beautiful view of the Virginia mountains, nature trails, blackberry picking (June-August), fully furnished.
The Blue Horn (Newport)
16+ guests, 6 bedrooms, 10 beds, 2.5 baths
Beautiful rural home- limited/no cell reception, 25min from Blacksburg, free wifi. Blue Ridge Mountain getaway w/access to 100+ acre property, kitchen, porches, goats, chickens, etc. 6 bedrooms that sleeps up to 16 comfortably, complete with relaxing porches & beautiful sunsets. Includes full house EXCEPT apartment where quiet livestock keepers live (doesn’t share walls w/ main house). **Ask for local catering or bring groceries**. Pets must be disclosed before coming on site, fees may apply.
Cabin on Craig Creek (New Castle)
4 guests, 2 bedrooms, 1 bed, 1 bath
Waterfront (Craig Creek), 2 kayaks, 3 tubes, campfire pit, canoeing, and fishing
*Please do not book in place of a hotel. Book to experience the creek and mountains! Location is remote and best for enjoying the creek, hiking, and the outdoors. This is not intended to be a luxury getaway.
House has well water with a water filtration system. Waterfront on Craig Creek with 2 kayaks, Campfire pit to enjoy s’mores and stargazing, 1 queen, 1 full, HD DishTV and WiFi, heat, portable air conditioning, and hot water, full kitchen. For the summer, we have 3 tubes and 2 sit on top kayaks for use in the creek. The creek is also good for canoeing and fishing.
Clean linens, towels provided. Kitchen outfitted with cookware, dinnerware, and utensils. Barry also can provide you with disposable plates, bowls, cups upon request at check in.
Other things to note:
Cell service is poor at the creek house, but signal strength quickly increases as you drive toward New Castle (10 min away).
To help our guests stay connected, we added WiFi Internet service! Sometimes it is just nice to have the option of connectivity, even if you are trying to unplug.
When you’re done outside, we have a 43″ HDTV with Direct TV and a selection of movies.
Country Campground (New Castle)
20 campsites (electric & water)
30 campsites (non electric & water)
202 Country Campground Drive on Rt.. 311, 14.5 miles from I-81 & 5 miles from New Castle; Lat 37.4433, Long. 80.1163; close to Craigs Creek and hiking trails.
Great location for rustic weddings, parties and reunions.
Mountainside Bus and Breakfast (Newport)
2 guests 1 bedroom 1 bed 1 bath
Welcome to our Bus and Breakfast! Parked atop a hill and shaded by the trees and nearby barn, you’ll be nestled into your own glamping experience. We offer an outdoor fireplace for s’mores, with board games and DVDs inside. Coffee and small breakfast options, as well as farm fresh eggs, are also provided. A mini-fridge has been added to accommodate traveling with food.
WiFi available down the hill at the house, as are full bathroom facilities. For most cell phone carriers there is no coverage.
The New Castle Inn (New Castle)
Entire home/apt for $85. Upstairs efficiency apartment on Main Street in historic New Castle, Virginia. Convenient to everything in town. Microwave, fridge, coffee maker. Please visit Airbnb.com, vrbo.com, and similar sites to find your perfect Craig County vacation.
The Depot Lodge:
Master Suite: 3 bed, 1 bath, 1 gas fireplace
4 Deluxe Rooms: (#2) 1 queen bed, 1 bath, 1 gas fireplace, (#3) 2 twin beds (can be mad into King), 1 bath, 1 gas fireplace, (#4) 1 king bed, 1 bath, 1 gas fireplace, (#5) 1 queen bed, 1 bath, 1 fireplace
Sleeps up to 4, 2 single bunks, 1-fold down full size bed, 1 bath
1 king, 1 bath, 1 fireplace
Caboose (Romantic Retreat):
1 bed, 1 bath, 1 gas fireplace
Fox Hill Camp:
Sleeps up to 4, 1 king, 1 queen sofa sleeper, 2 baths
Sleeps up to 6, 1 king, 1 single plus trundle, 1 queen, 2 baths
Sleeps up to 6, 2 twin bedrooms, 1 queen, 2 baths
Section Forman’s Cottage:
Sleeps up to 4, 1 king (can break down to twin beds per request), 1 queen, 2 baths
The train depot dates back to 1909, when Paint Bank was the final stop of the Potts Valley Branch line of the Norfolk & Western Railway. This expansion was part of the mining boom of the early 1900’s. The depot and our other historic buildings have been renovated and converted into charming lodging, while maintaining much of the original architecture. The main section of the depot lodge features soothing sounds of flowing water from nearby Potts Creek. Looking for a nice place to stay, a unique dining experience where you can eat and shop or wanting to join in many other attractions including hunting or fishing at Potts Creek Outfitters. Come see us!!!
The Farmhouse LLC
4 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath, 1 Fully-equipped kitchen
The Farmhouse was built in early 1800 and lovingly restored summer of 2015 by Steve and Faye Powers and family to recreate the old-time feeling we had at Grandma’s house. Fully furnished with antiques and family heirlooms providing a great place for relaxation, family reunions, and country adventures. Craigs Creek meanders on 25 acres offering hiking, kayaking, fishing, and more. Lots of recreational opportunities in and around the area. Rented by the night, 2-night minimum. Located adjacent to Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing on 277 Cedar Rush Road. DO NOT depend on GPS systems.
Main Lodge– sleeps 56, Commercial Kitchen (Staff Only), 1 man’s bathroom (4 showers and 2 toilets), 1 women’s bathroom (4 showers, 2 toilets), 1 unisex bathroom (1 toilet)
Sly Lodge– Sleeps 33, full kitchen, 4 unisex bathrooms (4 toilets, 4 showers)
Sneaky Lodge- Sleeps 8, Kitchenette, 1 bathroom/shower
4 campsites (water and electric)
10 primitive campsites (can hold 6+ tents)
Access to Bathhouse men’s side and a women’s side (2 toilets and 4 showers in each)
Canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, mountain biking, caving, ropes course, team-building, a 900’ zip-line, or relax.
Wilderness Adventure at Eagle Landing is a year-round conference and retreat center located just outside of New Castle, VA. We’re open to individuals and small groups as well as school & college retreats, corporate events, weddings, family reunions, church trips, birthday parties, beer & wine tastings, and more. We do it all and are locally owned and operated, serving Roanoke & the New River Valley for 30 years.
Reservations are REQUIRED (for lodges, meals, and activities)