James Madison's Montpelier to Grelen and Back

GetHiking! Charlottesville (Charlottesville, VA)
GetHiking! Charlottesville (Charlottesville, VA)
Public group

James Madison's Montpelier

11350 Constitution Hwy · Montpelier Station, VA

How to find us

Meet at the map kiosk in the visitor center parkiing lot.

Location image of event venue


We’ll walk from James Madison’s Montpelier to Grelen Nurseries and Back approximately 6 miles roundtrip. Moderate pace. Rolling terrain with flat/2 abreast easy trails. Dogs on leash welcome.

Meet at Montpelier’s Rubenstein Visitor Center parking lot at the Map Kiosk. Enter Montpellier and follow Visitor Center signs. Note the legal address is NEXT TO Montpelier’s entrance.

Many things are interpreted along the way dependent on season in Grelen Nursery my fav is pictured). The walk to Grelen will take about 1 hour and then we’ll take a break. Then return arriving back at Montpelier noonish. We’ll eat lunch at Montpelier Cafe (outside food allowed).

Bathrooms, water and food available at Montpelier. No Montpelier admittance fee to walk their property.

Visiting Montpelier https://www.montpelier.org/visit
Visiting Market at Grelen http://www.themarketatgrelen.com/