With natural county boundaries that include the Blue Ridge Mountains and James River, Nelson County has some of the most gorgeous views and growing population. From local eats and festivals to multiple breweries, wineries, and distilleries, there is something for everyone in this beautiful county.

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Nelson County Farms

Local Produce Rules the Roost

Nelson County has a booming agricultural scene with many types of produce being farmed for different reasons. There are many wineries, cideries, distilleries, and breweries, but in addition to those, there are farms that have a variety of goods. These goods range from strawberries, blackberries, and raspberries, to vegetables and squash. With such a wide variety of produce, many farms choose to open their doors to the public for picking or selling their excess during the different seasons in addition to selling to local restaurants.

Close to Charlottesville

Charlottesville the local urbanized area is located a short distance away. It has many offerings from shopping to theatre at the University of Virginia to satisfy any needs. Between shopping, entertainment, and outdoor activities, there is a multitude of options to keep you busy!

Fun Facts
  • Home to Swannanoa mansion and Wintergreen, a local ski resort.
  • Contains Class 1 and Class 2 rapids on the Tye River
  • Has a highway nicknamed “Alcohol Alley”
Interested in Buying in the Nelson County?

Looking to be part of a wonderful and growing farming community? We have a vast amount of expertise available to you and a long-standing dedication to the land and stewardship. Please call us at 877-646-8800 if you are interested in buying today!

The Farms listed on this website are all over 30 acres. If you are interested in farms with less acreage please call us, 877-646-8800.