Tour Grayson's Farms 

While you are here, tour some of our beautiful Farms and Wineries! Grayson County is a strong agricultural county and we are always eager to show off all of the delicious and nutritious products produced right in our beautiful county!

Mt. Vale Highlands Farm is located about 4 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. In addition to being an event venue with accommodations, the farm has Highland cattle on beautiful vistas. Visitors enjoy sitting on the porch to watch the Highland cattle graze. Call to schedule a tour or ask questions about this lovely property: Kimberly Edwards (252) 269-0559. Find us on Facebook & Instagram

For a glimpse back in time, visit the Matthews Living History Farm Museum. This 21 acre demonstrative farm offers programs in gardening, antique tractors, sheep shearing, craft demonstrations, open hearth cooking and more. The farm is available to the public year round, please check the schedule for special events.

For the best blueberries around, visit V-G Berry Farm! Located in the Baywood area right between Galax and Independence. Come pick your own berries today!


For Directions Call: 276-238-1806

96 Link Rd Galax VA

Visit Osborne's Farm and Nursery for locally grown flowers and vegetable seedlings. Pumpkins, gourds, and straw available for your autumn delight.

Laurel Hill Nursery, LLC is a family owned and operated nursery specializing in daylilies of all varieties. They are located in a peaceful hollow in the Appalachian Mountains of southwestern Virginia.

The Farmers Market in Independence has a variety of fruits/vegetables, locally raised meats and eggs, flowers, crafts, and canned/baked goods. Recipes, weekly kids activities, monthly festivals, growers workshops, cooking classes, and more can also be found there.

With advance notice, visitors will receive a tour of the farm, including our free-range, egg-laying chickens, pastured-meat chickens, rabbits, and sheep. For more information, visit their website.

The Grayson Youth Livestock Show provides an opportunity for youth to showcase their livestock and handling skills. This is fun for the whole family. For entry forms, please visit the website​

Grayson Natural Farms, LLC., is the source for mountain-raised, grass-fed beef. Their facility is available for tours on Wednesdays, by calling 276-773-3712. Visit the website for purchases and more information.​

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Tourism Office

Address: 107 E. Main Street 

Independence, VA 24348

Phone: 276-773-8002


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