Sherando Lake Recreation Area Professional Guide
Detailed Trail Description from our Guidebook
"his campground, built as a CCC project, is situated in the GWJ National Forests and is managed by the USDA Forest Service. Gas-powered boats not permitted on lake. Choose from several hiking trails, some leading to Bald Knob, and others leading around the lake and branching out into the forest area and up to the Blue Ridge Parkway.
There are two sections to the lake: The upper section offers 25 acres of water for fishing but no swimming. If you want to swim, head to the lower section of the lake, where you can also boat and fish. RV friendly up to medium length."