dish at The Waterwheel Restaurant

Meet Chef John from Waterwheel Restaurant

11/10/2021 Posted in: Beverages, Family Fun, Food, People

  Perhaps the most photographed scene in the charming village of Warm Springs is the iconic waterwheel on Warm Springs Run. Today, it’s home to the aptly named Waterwheel Restaurant. Because of the hard work and high standards of owners John and Kate Loeffler, the Waterwheel has become a favorite dining destination for Bath County … Continue reading Meet Chef John from Waterwheel Restaurant

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Fun Stuff About Bath County from A-to-Z

08/26/2021 Posted in: Agri-tourism, Arts & Music, Beverages, Family Fun, Food, History, Lodging, Outdoors, Scenic

A – Anglers love our lakes, rivers and streams where they often reel in a trophy catch. Fly fisherman also frequent Bath County for great fishing and the annual So Fly Festival.   B – Bacova Beer is a popular gathering spot for visitors and locals. The vibe is relaxed, the food is tasty and … Continue reading Fun Stuff About Bath County from A-to-Z

craft brews at Bacova Beer Co.

Bacova Beer – Bringing Craft Brews to Bath County

08/03/2021 Posted in: Arts & Music, Beverages, Family Fun, Food, People

Bath County’s first and only craft brewery opened its doors just three years ago. It quickly became a favorite meeting place for visitors and residents alike. Located on Main Street in Hot Springs, the taproom is open every day, except Tuesday. During the busy summer and fall seasons it’s usually bustling with activity. Some weekends … Continue reading Bacova Beer – Bringing Craft Brews to Bath County

couple toasting at Rock Roadhouse Winery

Rock Roadhouse Winery

03/25/2021 Posted in: Agri-tourism, Beverages, People, Uncategorized

Bath County’s first winery, Rock Roadhouse Winery, welcomed its first guests in 2020. For owners Bob and Rhonda Donze, it’s the culmination of a lifelong passion for good wine and a journey of learning the craft of wine making that has taken them all around the world. Bob and Rhonda are both retired Air Force … Continue reading Rock Roadhouse Winery

Made in Bath County - Bear Loop Overlook by Jennifer Dalke TNC

Only in Bath County – A Look Back and A Look Ahead

01/05/2021 Posted in: Agri-tourism, Arts & Music, Beverages, Family Fun, Food, History, Lodging, Outdoors, Scenic, Scenic Drives, Uncategorized

Bath County has been welcoming visitors for more than 250 years. Travelers made the journey to “take the waters” long before the American Revolution. The Homestead Resort opened in 1766 and the county’s tradition of fine hospitality was born. Even from the perspective of a community with such a long tourism history, 2020 was a … Continue reading Only in Bath County – A Look Back and A Look Ahead