Enjoy the Many Scenic Corners of Our County

Discover Blue Ridge Mountain Heritage & Culture

Take a step back in time with a tour of the Franklin County History Museum. The Franklin County Historical Society operates the history museum and research library in Rocky Mount to provide public access to its collected materials. The organization also publishes booklets with historical themes for the purpose of education and research assistance and […]

Explore Smith Mountain Lake – the “Jewel of the Blue Ridge Mountains”

With plenty of recreational, dining and lodging options, make outdoor fun a family affair along Smith Mountain Lake. Reel in trophy bass along a guided fishing tour of Smith Mountain Lake, which is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top bass lakes by Bassmaster Magazine. Smith Mountain Lake offers 500 miles of beautiful shoreline […]