Clarke County has become an oasis for the Washington, DC and Northern Virginia traveler. We are just 60 miles west of Washington, DC, 12 miles from Hollywood Casino and Race Track and 16 miles from historic Harpers Ferry.This planned open space community provides not only scenic beauty but hiking on the Appalachian Trail, fishing, canoeing, rafting, and kayaking on the Shenandoah River. Sky Meadows State Park offers more than just hiking and nature programs, visitors can picnic, horseback ride and camp. Make your base at L’Auberge Provencale B&B in White Post for an unsurpassed French country inn experience in hospitality.Award winning wineries where you can choose the view of the mountains or a view of the valley below, entertainment of all types are around practically every bend and includes anything from art shows to music venues to hot air balloons. Visit Long Branch Historic Home and Farm, the setting for the weddings and many events throughout the year.
Enjoy family fun at Dinosaur Land at Stephens City, 5 miles east on Rt 277. A prehistoric forest from the past. Or visit the 172 acre Orland E. White Arboretum, designated the State Arboretum of Virginia in 1986, located in Boyce, Virginia.
You will find Clarke County to be a truly unique experience. The bustling air of the built-up areas to the east seems to soften as you cross the Blue Ridge. The Shenandoah flows serene, and tensions ebb as you watch it’s stately progress. Come visit with us in Clarke County, Virginia’s best kept secret!