The harvest of peanuts, corn, and cotton, and the changing leaves create a beautiful drive down our rural highways of the Salty Southern Route. The autumn flavors of fresh peanuts, smoked meats, and warm spices are abundant at the restaurants and local businesses along the route. Visiting the family farms of Southeastern Virginia during the fall can be an unforgettable experience. Here are some places you might want to add to your seasonal plans.
College Run Farms (Surry County)
Turtle Creek Farm (Southampton County)
Darden's Country Store (Carrollton)
Grayson & Emma's Garden Spot (Courtland)
Gurganus Peanut & Buying Station (Capron)
Goose Hill Farms (Franklin)
The Salty Southern Route
is a joint tourism effort of the towns of Franklin and Smithfield, Isle of Wight, Southampton, Surry and Sussex Counties, and the city of Suffolk, Virginia.