The Blue Heron Lodge is located on the shores of Claytor Lake in the beautiful mountains of southwest Virginia. The lake is popular for many water sports including boating, jet skiing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boarding and fishing.The natural beauty of the area offers nearby opportunities for bird watching, hiking and biking on the New River Trail. The apartment is just steps from the waters edge. Use our ramp to launch your jet ski, kayak or boat. Enjoy water sports and relax in the evenings with a camp fire. Dine on the patio or deck. Sun on one of our three decks or relax in the porch swing by the water.
The Blue Heron Lodge is home to The Triple H Hens. Farm fresh eggs are available daily. Join us as we collect eggs and help feed the girls.
We are located 30 minutes from Radford University, 45 minutes from Virginia Tech, 30 minutes from Claytor Lake State Park and 10 minutes from Boy Scout Camp Powhatan.
Amenities: The unit sleeps 4 privately. 770 sq ft.
BR: Queen size bed, dresser, recliner and alarm clock. Ceiling fan.
LR: electric fireplace/heater, 45" television with Direct TV, blu ray DVD player, rocker, recliner and queen sleeper sofa.
Kitchen: fully stocked. dishwasher, stove/range/oven, full refrigerator with ice maker, microwave. Seating for four. Service for eight.
Bathroom: shower/tub combination, hairdryer. All linens provided except beach towels. Starter soap, detergent and paper products provided.
On site amenities: Air conditioning, outdoor dining areas, grill, covered porch, patio, boat ramp, sunning decks, fishing deck and patio. Kayaks, a paddle board and paddle boat are available on site for rental. ($20. each per day)
The owners live on site and are usually available to assist with any needs. Your privacy will be respected. Visitors have access to the front yard. Entrance to the backyard is by invitation only as dogs and chickens are on the property.
NO SMOKING in the unit or on the porch permitted. Smoking in designated areas only.
NO PETS ALLOWED.
CLEANING FEE- A $50 cleaning fee is added to all reservations.
If a GPS is used, enter the address 2941 Blackberry Lane, Hiwassee, VA 24347. The GPS may give directions using secondary roads. We suggest traveling on I 81.
If traveling south on I 81 , take exit 94
Turn left onto Route 99
Turn left onto Route 100
Turn right on Lowman Ferry Road (should be the first right past the railroad trestle)
Lowman's Ferry dead ends into Julia Simpkins (this will be after crossing the lake)
Turn right onto Julia Simpkins, travel approximately 3 miles
Turn right onto Old Hurst Road.
When Old Hurst Road ends, turn left onto Blackberry Lane.
The Blue Heron Lodge is a blue two story on the left along the lake front.
If traveling I 81 N, take exit 94A, turn left onto Route 100 and proceed as listed above.
A car is necessary to enjoy the area attractions. For quick travel use I 81. For winter travel a 4 wheel drive may be necessary to access the property in case of increment weather.
The nearest town is Pulaski. Groceries can be purchased at the local Food Lion. There are also fast food restaurants ( Wendy's, McDonalds and Subway) Also a Mexican restaurant Compadres and a Japanese restaurant Kimonos.
Shop Eez on Lowman's Ferry Road just before crossing the bridge has a limited selection of groceries, fishing supplies and gas available.
Other nearby towns: Dublin
Nearest airport: Roanoke/Blacksburg Regional
Nearest train station: Lynchburg
Nearest beach: Claytor Lake State Park