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Big Dipper Ranch

Duet Rd., Etlan, VA 22719

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Once at The Big Dipper Ranch you will find large tents on raised platforms that include comfortable, queen sized beds, and are nicely furnished. There are two sleeping mats beneath the beds for use with sleeping bags as well. Each tent has its own fire pit, outdoor Adirondack chairs, a grill and a picnic table. There is also a large fire pit that can be shared with other glampers. There is an enclosed bathroom area that has a pump activated sink and a composting toilet. There is also a shower tent with warm water. There is a pond on the property for catch and release fishing and swimming. You will also find a corn hole set and lawn dart game. If you'd like to take a walk there is a path tracing the perimeter of the property. The best part of your stay may be the star gazing on clear nights. It is spectacular!


Fieldstone Trails, LLC

2585 S. F.T. Valley Rd., Etlan, VA 22719


Fieldstone Trails offers guided horseback rides at Blue Quartz Winery. Join us for an hour-long ride through the vineyard overlooking Old Rag Mountain. Head up to the bar for a beer or wine tasting after your ride. Contact us today for a reservation.


Home Port Farm

If you are looking for peace and tranquility in the beautiful setting of Madison County this is the place for you. We are located in close proximity to major hiking trail heads, Old Rag Mountain and White Oak Falls. You can stay in an available room or you can travel here and use our RV hook up. We have stalls and paddocks for your horses as well. All 3 bedrooms and two full baths are on the upper level. One bedroom is a large suite with private bath and a small refrigerator. Pool & Hot tub


Jarrell Farm

The Home Place is one of three homes located on the Jarrell Farm. It’s hilltop location offers 360-degree views of mountains, stars and farms.  It sleeps up to 8 guests. It has been a subsistence farm for over a century. The home has been upgraded primarily for no-fuss comfort and convenience. It features a sleeping porch, fully equipped kitchen, outdoor picnic shelter & fire pit. This is the place where hogs, cattle and chickens have been raised, and now is primarily where all much of our hay is grown. Guests are free to walk to the pond where fishing is permitted. It is conveniently located midway between Early Mt. Winery and the Graves Mill Trailhead at Shenandoah National Park. Currently available for short-term vacation or business rentals up to 6 months. Listed at


Montague & Miller Co. Patti Lillard

1235 N Seminole Trl. Madison, VA 22727



Greater Piedmont Area Assoc. of Realtors

47 Garrett St. Warrenton, VA 20186


Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc

198 Spotnap Rd. Suite C5 Charlottesville, VA 22911