A growing community along Route 151, Nellysford has shopping, eateries, wineries, breweries, and a cidery. Stoney Creek Golf Course, Wintergreen Resort’s valley course, gives the opportunity for four seasons golfing on a challenging course. The seasonal Saturday morning Nelson Farmer’s Market provides a venue for buying local produce and the Valley Green Gallery showcases works by local artisans.
The Rockfish Valley Natural History Center, the Rockfish Valley Loop Trail and Spruce Creek Park, all part of the Rockfish Valley Foundation provide recreational and educational experiences that preserve and promote the rural nature along the Rockfish River.
Near Nellysford is the small community of Beech Grove, along Route 664 (Beech Grove Road). This road offers beautiful mountain views and is the primary route to Wintergreen Resort from the eastern side of the Blue Ridge Mountains.