RIVENRIDGE @ PINEY FORKS - FROM I-81 and West
from the West] take I-81 Lexington-Buena Vista Exit onto 60 East.
through Buena Vista, over mountain and under Blue Ridge Parkway. Pass
through Forks of Buffalo. Proceed another 6 miles (approx) and
turn left onto Lowesville Rd., Rte 778. Travel around 6 miles+ until you
reach a bridge crossing the Piney River; you will see Riverview Market (a
country store) on your left. Between Riverview Market and the river, turn
left onto Rte 666.
on this road along the Piney on your right, and count the bridges; not
counting the bridge at Riverview Country Store, you will pass 2 bridges.
right over the Piney River onto the 3rd bridge ~ 2.8 miles after Riverview
Market. After crossing the bridge the road now is named Woodson Rd , the
Piney River is now on your left. Pass Piney River Baptist Church and
travel a little over a mile. Pass a row of houses on your right, then
veer left on the paved road at the fork as it crosses back over the Piney
(at which point road name becomes Perkins Mill Rd).
river is again on your right and will remain on your right until you reach
~ 2.4 miles, the road turns to gravel and name changes again (ignore name
of road* —stay on same road to left of the river).
another mile (0.9 mile actually), you enter the National Forest.
after another 0.9 mile, you will turn RIGHT onto Clubhouse Rd (road sign
may be down). Our #177 should be on the tree. Open gate as directed by
shop. Drive ¼ mile and cross OVER the S. Fork of the Piney River and
should see Rivenridge sign. Pass through second gate (same shop combo)
and continue 50 yds, bearing left around the pond up to the lodge.
Important: The day before your trip, please CALL
store at 434-385-0200 for gate combo and pick-up location for
key to lodge.
REMINDER #1: Rivenridge is fly fishing only, catch and release!
REMINDER #2: Your privacy is important. If you see anybody fishing on
property who does not have written permission, please contact us
locals like to flip or remove the road signs.
Directions to lodge
location 37° 47’ 24” N
79° 07’ 14”
Address: 177 Clubhouse Rd, Lowesville, VA
Neighbor after entering same gate and before crossing stream: