About Smith Mountain Lake
Sometimes referred to as the “Lake Tahoe of the East,” Smith Mountain Lake sits surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains with peaks reaching elevations of 4,000. As one of the East Coast’s hidden treasures, Smith Mountain Lake is recognized for its luxurious communities and unlimited recreational activities as well as 22,000 acres of clear water. The spectacular views of the area and the mild climate attract visitors and residents year-round. The various recreational opportunities and the lake’s 500 miles of shoreline, make fishing and other fun water activities easily accessible for the whole family.
Living in Smith Mountain Lake
Those looking for a relaxing lakefront lifestyle should consider a move to Smith Mountain Lake and one of several pristine communities it has to offer. Smith Mountain Lake’s properties include a wide range of homes and condos to choose from. Ownership at SML gives you access to an array of recreational activities. You are given the opportunity to join The Waterfront Country Club, for one. The Waterfront Country Club offers fine dining, plenty of social events and championship golf.
Along with the numerous recreation activities available, there are also local attractions and events including the annual Smith Mountain Lake Charity Home Tour, alpaca farm tours, Brooks Mill Winery, Sunken City Brewing Company, and an eclectic selection of lake-view restaurants.
SML is home to many attractions including the Smith Mountain Lake State Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway. 17 million visitors travel to the Blue Ridge Parkway each year making it one of the most frequently visited parks of the National Park System. 470 miles long, the Blue Ridge Parkway provides visitor centers, cabins, campgrounds and many private facilities. Nature enthusiasts can enjoy the beauty of nature and view an array of wild flowers, waterfalls and nature trails. The state park also offers guided tours, historical demonstrations and bird watching.
Come discover what Smith Mountain Lake has to offer your family. I’ve been proud to call Smith Mountain Lake my home for over 20 years. I enjoy the amenities, friendly neighbors and lakefront living. Give me a call today to help you find your perfect first or second home. I would be happy to answer any questions and would love to show you why I love Smith Mountain Lake!