Great location on the famous Jackson River, well known for fly fishing for rainbow and brown trout. Property contains four acres and borders the river with plenty of shoreline. Besides fishing for trout, the river provides a good opportunity for kayaks, rafting, canoeing, or slow individual floats down the river. The river has five put ins upriver as the water flows from the Gathright Dam towards the cottage and property. Directly across the river from the property , lies the Jackson River Scenic Trail. It follows the river bed for about 9 miles providing a great hiking and biking adventure for observing the river, and various wildlife including deer, geese, birds, ducks ,squirrel,rabbit, beaver, mink, otter, and bear. The cottage is located at about mile marker four, so hiking can proceed either north or south along the Jackson River Trail. Within 25 miles is located two famous Resorts. The first is The Homestead in Hot Springs, Va. and the second is The Greenbriar in White Sulfur Springs, WVA. The Jackson River Trail and both Resorts can be Googled on line for maps and great detail on activities available. Activities vary with the season and include skiing, tennis, golf, hot mineral baths, archery, and many more listed on line. Our cottage contains three bedrooms. The upstairs bedroom has one king bed and two twin beds. The small downstairs bedroom has a bunkbed setup with a double bed on the bottom and a single bed on top.The third master bedroom has a king bed and a queen sofa sleeper, There is also a pullout trundle bed under the bottom double bed. In the living room there is a sleeper/sofa that open into a queen bed. Outside the cottage, in a separate building that faces the river on a cliff, and contains a futon sleeper. The building is insulated, and has electricity. Lastly, the final sleeping area is a large 20 foot wide teepee that can sleep 12 in sleeping bags. The kitchen is modern and contain all appliances, dishes and utensils. There is dishwasher. Each of the two bathrooms have only showers. There is ,however, an outdoor shower that is 8 feet by 8 feet and 8 feet tall. The outdoor shower has hot water. The cottage is wifi and has high speed internet. There is a 50 inch TV downstairs and a 42 inch Tv upstairs, both with multi channel access. A gas fireplace is located in the living room. A two car garage houses canoes ,kayaks, white water rafts and bikes.
Exit 16a off Interstate 64 in Covington Va. Go exactly 5 miles north on Rt. 220 north. Turn left on Jackson River Road and go exactly 2 miles to the cottage at 3711 Jackson River road. The cottage is on the right side of the road.