Two guests hiking at Peaks of Otter Lodge

Explore the Beauty of Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia

Explore the three mountain peaks that are Peaks of Otter! Overlooking the town of Bedford, they include Sharp Top (altitude 3,875 feet); Flat Top (4,004 feet) and Harkening Hill (3,375 feet).

It's all here from a leisurely stroll around Abbott Lake to a challenging hike up Sharp Top Mountain, to night skies viewing and special events. There is something for everyone at Peaks and the surrounding regions.

Lodging Activities & Entertainment

Sharp Top Mountain at Night from Peaks of Otter Lodge


Join NASA JPL Solar System Ambassador Greg Redfern for engaging presentations about outer space! View Details
Hiking by the Lake


Peaks of Otter has some of the most popular hiking trails in Virginia! View Details
Lakeside Fire Pit at Peaks of Otter Lodge on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Lakeside Fire Pit

Enjoy cozy comfort with spectacular views at our new lakeside fire pit! View Details
Peaks of Otter Motorcycle Riders

Ride & Recharge

Ride and recharge with a cruise down the Blue Ridge Parkway and Skyline Drive! View Details
Peaks of Otter Sharp Top Shuttle

Sharp Top Shuttle

Enjoy a scenic shuttle ride to within 1,500 of Sharp Top summit! View Details
Guests playing cornhole at Peaks of Otter Lodge

Suggested Activities

Check out the best activities at the lodge and in surrounding communities.

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