The Amherst County Chamber of Commerce offers travel and relocation packets, brochures, guidebooks, and information about Amherst County, Central Virginia, and Virginia as well as local businesses. Amherst County offers wonderful places to explore such as the Blue Ridge Mountains & Parkway, lakes, parks, George Washington National Forest, Sweet Briar College, Amherst County Museum, Monacan Indian Nation Museum, the Museum at Sweet Briar College, Poplar Grove Golf Club and Winton Country Club and Golf Course among others, and the Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail. Great for boating, fishing, hang gliding, golfing, biking, hiking, birding, and more. Stay in local B&Bs, motels, or campgrounds with many wonderful restaurants in the county to enjoy. Stop, shop and explore the numerous antique and collectible shops.