Near Bald Mountain Blue Ridge Parkway – Central Virginia There’s never a lack of beautiful pictures along the Blue Ridge Parkway regardless of the time of year. Robert Stull, the owner of Hickman’s Grocery in Beech Grove of Nelson County, recently grabbed this shot from the BRP looking toward Bald Mountain. The clouds dropping over […]
Nelson County, Virginia Severe thunderstorms moved across the Blue Ridge area lat Monday afternoon dropping hail from the size of to larger than quarters. On Route 6 River Road in Nelson County, heavy rains along with hail stripped leaves from many trees. Above, Jon Goff grabbed this video of hail falling late Monday afternoon near […]
Roseland Nelson County, Virginia You know spring is finally here when the thunderstorms start rolling through the mountains of Virginia. Thursday evening lots of folks got a light show in the sky accompanied by big booms of thunder and even some small hail. The chances for rain will continue over the next several days into […]
Sherando Lake Augusta County, Virginia William Groah has sent us many beautiful images over the year and this one is a beauty as well. Earlier in the week grabbed this shot of the brilliant fall colors reflecting in the water at Sherando Lake in Augusta County as the sun started rising. Very pretty! Nice one […]
Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Final preps are being made by area farmers cross the Blue Ridge as daylight grows shorter and colder weather looms on the horizon. Above, Brian Kidd parked the tractor after a day of raking up the hay for baling later in the week. After that, things are pretty much over in […]
Afton, Nelson County, VA The first thunderstorms of the Spring season rolled through Wednesday afternoon. Generally speaking rain anounts were between 1/3′ to 1/2″, but the lightning was pretty intense for sure! There’s another chance for thunderstorms on Friday (some southern counties may see Thursday as well) with low 80’s possible as well. Listen below.
Central Virginia Blue Ridge 75 degrees to start off the week and a glorious sunrise, our Facebook feed was full of the pretty views Monday morning. Yes, winter is still officially here, but its days are numbered! Enjoy!
Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia Hard to believe after a 73° high on Sunday (lower 60’s mountains) that snow and ice were back so soon. Up at Wintergreen Tuesday morning freezing temps combined with foggy conditions to make some pretty displays. Though roads were fine, many trees and plants were coated in a magical winter display! […]
Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Most people in the immediate Central Virginia Blue Ridge area didn’t see much from this latest round of snow that fell. But, a couple of inches of new snow fell in the overnight hours Monday. That brings the total to about 4″ (since Sunday) in the highest of elevations near […]
Post by Blue Ridge Life Magazine. Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia In the “just because we can” column, this shot Wintergreen Resort shared Thursday morning. In spite of the clouds down in the valley over the past 2-3 days, there have been some incredible views from higher up! Enjoy!