The Ebenezer House is located 1/10 of one mile off of U.S Route 29, which gives you a quick and easy access to traveling to Culpeper, Charlottesville, Madison, Greene, Orange, and Albemarle Counties. Here are some of our suggestions for things to do while you are staying with us.
Hiking: Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive -20 minutes – Offers 500 miles of trails-a real hiker’s paradise.
Melanie Perl, hiking guide will take you on a guided mountain hike and camping. Visit her website at: blueridgehikikngadventures.com or call 540-717-2821
Albemarle County Airport: Serviced by U.S. Air, United, Delta, and Continental – 15 minutes
Historical Sites: Montpelier, Ash Lawn Highland, Michie Tavern and Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. – 25 minutes
Civil War and Revolutionary War Battle Fields: Nearby in Culpeper and Rochelle, VA.
Plow and Hearth Country Store and Outlet: A delightful place to visit and shop, two miles North on 29. – 5 minutes.
Antique Shops: Many antique shops located on U.S. 29 just minutes away from the Ebenezer House
Wineries: Twenty wineries within 15-20 minutes radius. Wine Festivals: Free tours, tasting and sales.
Charlottesville: The historical Downtown Mall, home to shops, restaurants, art galleries, movie theatres, ice skating park and amphitheatre with local musicians — 30 minutes
University of Virginia’s Activities: – 25 minutes
The Journey through Hallowed Ground is where many of the major Civil War battles were fought from Gettysburg to Charlottesville. You can explore the battle fields of Brandy Station, Kelly’s Ford and Cedar Mountain in Culpeper.
Visit this site for more information on the National Heritage Area Designation and the Journey through Hallowed Ground. http://www.hallowedground.org
Did you know the government stores their movies/films at the State Theatre, Packard Campus in Culpeper? You can view these films free. Check the website for a monthly listing of the films to be shown.
Early Mountain Vineyard
First Colony Winery
King Family Vineyard
White Hall Vineyards
Other Things to Do
Arts and Antiques
Blue Ridge Lane Farm Horseback Riding
The Shenandoah National Park (Skyline Drive)
Horseback Riding at Oakland Heights Farm
Skydiving and Airplane Rides
Blue Ridge Balloon Company
Farm Hunting Preserve
Somerset Golf Club
Other Helpful Links
Bed and Breakfast Association of Virginia
Culpeper Chamber of Commerce
Inns at Montpelier
James Madison’s Montpelier Foundation
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
Madison County Historical Society
Nan Rothwell’s Pottery