Big Woods Walk at Montpelier

Join Montpelier Horticulturist, Sandy Mudrinich, for a hike through Montpelier’s Landmark Forest—a rare hardwood old growth forest consisting of towering poplars, stately oaks, and sprawling beeches.

  • 11350 Constitution Hwy
  • Montpelier Station, VA 22957

Region: Regional - Orange County

Montpelier, the lifelong home of President James Madison, is also home to the James Madison Landmark Forest – a 200-acre old-growth forest. This remnant of the original hardwood forests that once blanketed the Piedmont of the United States was designated a National Natural Landmark in 1987 by the U.S. Department of Interior. Many of the... more