25 YRS EXPERIENCE

Created by VA General Assembly in 1993, we've been helping visitors and tourism-related businesses for nearly 25 years!

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HEART of APPALACHIA VISITOR CENTER

3028 4th Avenue Market Square

PO Box 186, Saint Paul, VA 24283

© 2013-2019 Heart of Appalachia Tourism Authority

Our back roads are just that, rural working roads, traveled by residents, farmers, coal transport and a variety of visitors. Use caution while traveling and check road conditions before  riding unfamiliar routes.  Enjoy your ride!
511Virginia.org offers road condition info.

THE CORKSCREW

Enjoy a visit to MountainRose Vineyard outside of Wise. Corkscrew-like curves take you to stunning overlooks at Breaks Interstate Park. The Guest River Gorge offers hiking along the Guest River, through cliffs of stone carved by the river, with ample wildlife.

Approximately 123 miles

1. Start in Wise Bus. 23

2. R on 646 to UVA Wise

3. R on 706 Tacoma Mountain

4. L on Alt 58 to Coeburn

5. L Exit 1 Front Street

6. L on 72

7. L on 646

8. R on 644 MountainRose

Vineyard on the left

9. R on 640

10. L on 645

11. Stay L 636 Birchfield Rd

12. R on us.3

13. R on 23N toward KY

14. R on 630 stay right

15. L on 631

16. L on 611

17. L on 80 toward Breaks

Interstate Park

18. Take 80 to Elkhorn City

19. L on 197 Elkhorn Creek Rd

20. L on 805 to Jenkins

21. L on 23 to Pound

22. 23 S to Wise

To download a tank map for this route click the button below and unzip the zip file.

LODGING

Inn At Wise - Wise

110 E Main St   276-321-7600

 

Best Western - Wise

124 Woodland Dr   276-328-3500

Atria Inn & Suites - Norton

551 Hwy 58A East   276-679-7001

Holiday Inn - Norton

1051 Park Ave NW   276-679-6655

Days Inn - Norton

327 Wharton Lane   276-679-5340

Flag Rock Campground - Norton

Rt 619/Flag Rock Rd   276-679-0754

Sleep Inn and Suites - Clintwood

5625 Dickenson Hwy   276-796-1058

Spring Branch Farm - Haysi

1318 Lazarus Branch Rd   276-865-4900

The Red Caboose Inn - Haysi

106 Bartley St   276-865-5337

Breaks Interstate Park Lodge, Cabins, Campground

627 Commission Cir   276-865-4413

Misty Mountain Cottage - Clintwood

5284 Dickenson Hwy   276-926-4403

Bluegill R & R - Clintwood

214 Ridgecrest Pk  276-870-3548

Ralph Stanley Museum Lodging - Clintwood

249 E. Main St   276-926-8383

Hometown Lodging - Clintwood

139 Beverly St   703-256-6772

Cranesnest Campground - Haysi

Flannagan Dam Rec Area 192 White Water Rd   276-835-9544

Pound River Campground - Haysi

Flannagan Dam Rec Area 192 White Water Rd   276-835-9544

Lower Twin Campground - Haysi

Flannagan Dam Rec Area 192 White Water Rd   276-835-9544

Mountain View Lodge - St. Paul

16602 Wise St   276-275-3743

St. Paul Suites & Cottages - St. Paul

16622 Broad St   276-762-5140

Western Front Hotel - St. Paul

3025 4th Ave   757-345-0051 - Coming Soon

Maggie Way Campground - St. Paul

3418 Hidden Acres Rd   276-762-5497

Ridge Runner Campground - St. Paul

4111 Russell Creek Rd   678-758-4229

DINING

Reno's Roadhouse - Wise

132 Woodland Ave   276-328-2924

Monterrey Mexican - Wise

154 Ridgeview Rd SW #6   276-679-5850

Nut's Grill & Subs - Wise

145 Wise Plaza   276-679-4080

Moon Dog Brick Oven - Wise

302 Main St   276-321-7452

Roma's Pizzeria - Wise

313 Church St NW   276-328-3714

The Diner, Tap Room & Pub - Inn at Wise

110 E Main St   276-321-7600

Crooked Road BBQ - Pound

9715 Orby Cantrell Hwy   276-796-1061

Robo's Drive-In - Pound

9233 Orby Cantrell Hwy   276-796-5331

Woodbooger Grille - Norton

921 Park Ave SW   276-325-0551

DoughMakers Pizza - Norton
109 6th Street NW   276-679-1099

Fishtales Family Restaurant - Norton

696 Hwy 58A, VA/KY Shopping Ctr 

276-679-1651

 

MiFinca Mexican Bar & Grill - Norton

987 Park Ave NW   276-679-3330

Prime Sirloin Family Steakhouse- Norton

1728 Park Ave NW   276-679-0673

Romano's Restaurant - Norton

999 Park Ave NW   276-679-1889

Frosty Bossy - Coeburn

314 Front St E   276-395-2083

Big Boys Pizza - Coeburn

230 Front St E   276-395-6666

Peg's Diner - Coeburn

208 2nd St SW    276-807-7558

Rhododendron Restaurant - Breaks

627 Commission Circle   276-865-4413

Pizza Plus - Haysi

408 Main St   276-865-4400

Pizza Factory - Haysi

279 Main St   276-865-4503

Main Street Pizzeria & Grill - Haysi

279 Main St     276-865-4422

Martha's Place Too - Haysi

23740 Dickenson Hwy   276-218-0705

Huddle House - St. Paul

16414 Johnnie Ramey Dr   276-762-5790

Sugar Hill Brewing Company - St. Paul

16622 Broad St   276-738-1088

Donut Connection - St. Paul

16402 Wise St   276-738-3088

Giovanni's Pizza - St. Paul

3033 4th Ave   276-762-9898

Fat Boys BBQ - St. Paul

16601 Russell St   276-455-1623

Romano's II - Castlewood

2 Memorial Dr   276-762-2335

El Palenque Mexican - Castlewood

18928 Hwy 58A   276-762-5228

Ma & Pa's Restaurant - Castlewood

18928 Hwy 58A   276-762-7533

ATTRACTIONS

7. The Country Cabin II

6034 Kent Junction Rd, Norton, VA

8. Flag Rock Recreation Area

Flag Rock Rd, Norton, VA

13. MountainRose Vineyards

10439 N Reservoir Rd, Wise, VA

14. Lays Hardware Music Venue

413 Front St E, Coeburn, VA

15. Ralph Stanley Museum

249 Dickenson Hwy, Clintwood, VA

16. Phipps Family Museum

249 Dickenson Hwy, Clintwood, VA

17. John Flannagan Dam and Marina

192, White Water Rd, Haysi, VA

18. Breaks Interstate Park

627 Commission Cir, Breaks, VA

19. Sugar Hill Brewing Company

16622 Broad St, St Paul, VA

Appalachian Backroads town of St. Paul, Virginia
Appalachian Backroads Dickenson County, Virginia
Appalachian Backroads Wise County, Virginia
Appalachian Backroads town of Coeburn
Appalachian Backroads City of Norton, Virginia
Appalachian Backroads town of Haysi, Virginia