Phone: (540) 721-1203

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Affordable SML Activities



The Smith Mountain Lake Bike Route was created to maximize scenic views of the lake. The entire route is 50 miles long, but it can be broken into shorter rides. The route is laid out along public roads. Therefore, please watch out for cars and dogs. And remember, always wear your helmet.

CLICK HERE for SML Bike Tour Brochure

Miniature Golf

Be sure to play a couple of rounds on the two challenging miniature golf courses located at Smith Mountain Lake during your visit. It’s a great family outing!

Harbortown Miniature Golf, 540.814.1613

Come enjoy 18 holes of miniature golf excitement. This course is elevated 15 feet over the lake and offers a fantastic view for all to enjoy.

Summer Hours
Monday – Thursday: 10:30AM – 10:30PM
Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10:30AM – 11:00PM
Adults $7.50
12 & under $6.50; 3 & under FREE

Hot Shots, 540.719.1547

Challenge our par 40 design and post your name as one of Hot Shots best players, but watch out for number 7, it could send you for a loop. Whatever you or your families skill level, you will enjoy the beautifully landscaped course that includes 6 ponds, 3 streams and a huge, two-hundred-ton waterfall!

Memorial Day – Labor Day
Daily  7:30 AM – 10:00 PM

Call for Winter and Spring Hours


Adults and Juniors $7.00
Children 3 & under Free
Replays are half price
Golf & Boat combo $11.00
Season Pass (Golf) $75.00

Glazed Bisque-It, 540.400.2712

Our colorful studio is for your convenience and flat-out fun!  We offer over 300 different ceramic pieces to choose from to create your own ceramic masterpiece.  Adults, teens, and children of all ages are welcome and there's no experience necessary.  We provide everything: stamps, stencils, sponges, idea books, a little coaching and a lot of encouragement!  Drop in any time or schedule a painting party. We host all sorts of events, including, but not limited to: Birthdays, Bridal Showers, Baby Showers, Ladies Night Out, and Scouting events. The pottery ranges in price from $4 to $50 with the majority of items being $10 - $20. There is a studio fee of $6/kids under 12 and $8/adults. After you paint it, we will glaze and fire your pottery and it will be ready in 7 days. We can also ship your pottery. Summer hours: Sunday – Saturday 11 am to 6 pm

Alpaca Farms

Smith Mountain Lake Farm Alpacas
What's an Alpaca?  Come and find out!
Our working Alpaca Farm is set across from the Westlake Country Club entrance
with its mountain views, and wandering horses through our rolling valley.  Here, you will be able to take a 1.5 hour interactive tour where you can touch, feed, see the babies, and even hold an alpaca or two!  Have you ever hugged an Alpaca?
We are home to some of the greatest alpaca bloodlines in the country, so bring the family, small group, or group tour to learn everything alpaca, including the Science, Incan  history, the Fiber to Fashion industry that holds Alpaca as the premier fiber of the world.  Even learn about the family farming aspect of raising these sweet and gentle animals. 
The fiber from our herd goes to make famous Pendleton Alpaca Blankets, which can be purchased in our gift shop while supplies last, along with our hypoallergenic Alpaca Pillows, Fine Alpaca Clothing and quality gifts.  Yes, we always have Alpaca Socks for sale!  Open Houses:
Tours Daily by Reservation and Sat. & Sunday on the Hour $5pp  Kids under 3 free. Tours are by reservation, only $5 pp, and the gift shop is open every Saturday from 12-5 to the public. 

Call (540) 719-0281 to get your Alpaca Hug! Located in the Westlake Towne Center Area, on Morewood Rd, Hardy, VA

Pacabella Farm Alpacas

We invite you to come feel the warmth and softness of alpaca fiber

at our family-run farm!  Visit our farm store where we offer a wide

variety of alpaca products from felted soap to luxury clothing. 

FREE individual and group tours.

John and Robin Watson

1799 Jubal Early Highway, Wirtz, VA, (540) 890-8364

A Goode View Alpaca Farm

Alpaca Farm & Store, Raise, Breed, Sell & Alist  Sell Aplaca Made Goods; yarn, roving and apparel.  Also Breed & Sell Maremma dogs - Italian Guardian livestock Dogs.

1473 Heathwood Drive, Goode, (540) 586-4732

Otter Peaks Alpacas

Otter Peaks Alpacas is located in the heart of Bedford County in Thaxton, VA.

2398 Union Church Road, Thaxton, (540) 587-6766

The list of other lake activities seems endless. Smith Mountain Lake State Park is a popular place for hiking and biking and Booker T. Washington National Monument has hiking trails surrounded by nature. Amuse yourself with games including basketball shooting, frog bog, spin to win, goblet toss and the latest video arcade games.

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