Cave Mountain Lake Recreation Area

811 Cave Mountain Lake Rd.
Natural Bridge Station, VA 24579- Map It
(540) 291-2188

AAA Editor Notes

Cave Mountain Lake Recreation Area is 8 mi. s.e. of Natural Bridge. The park contains a 7-acre lake with a beach and bathhouse, hiking trails, and tent and trailer camping areas. A scenic drive past Cave Mountain Lake climbs Wildcat Mountain, where it forks; the left spur leads to Sunset Field, where it connects with Blue Ridge Parkway. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted.
Day-use fee $5 (per private vehicle). Camping $15-$30 (per night).
Hours: Daily 6 a.m.-dusk, early Apr.-late Oct.