Fishing -in the Blue Ridge of VA on two mountain streams and two ponds
The Hughes River is also stocked and is located about 8 miles north of Syria.
Trout Pond – Temporarily Closed for Corona
A Catch-N-Pay pond, located on the Graves Mountain property is open and stocked with trout (Rainbow Trout, Brook Trout, and Golden Trout). No fishing license needed. All fish caught must be kept.
The pond closes from June to October. Our Catch-N-Pay pond is open(changes in the schedule may be necessary depending on water levels) on weekends in April, May, October & November and during the week by appointment only, call 540-923-4231 or 540-923-4212 to schedule an appointment and to check on the current pond schedule.
Bass and Catfish Pond
For our Lodge guests, other ponds on the Lodge property are available to catch and release. The ponds are stocked with bass and bream.
Trout Stocking Schedule:
Hughes and Robinson Rivers are in category A – Stocked once in each of the following periods: October; November; December; January; February; March; April 1-April 20; April 20-May 10; May 10-May 30
The Rose River is stocked in October (1); November (1); December – January (1); February (1); March – May (10).
Bring your own pole and try your luck!
Statewide regulations apply to trout fishing in all streams.