Primland, VA

Orvis-Endorsed Wingshooting Lodge in Meadows of Dan, Virginia.

Primland, VA

Overview

Primland is a 12,000 acre resort located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, approximately 30 minutes east of Interstate 77. Primland has been an Orvis endorsed wingshooting lodge since 1990. Guided hunts are available 7 days a week from September through April and can be experienced with your own gun and dog or ours.

Date Range

Primland is a year round resort, with wingshooting available September through April each year.

What is Provided to Customer

Guns, ammo and dogs are available to the customer at additional cost. Shooters may bring their guns and dogs.

Region/Terrain Where You Hunt

Elevation for our hunting fields is 1500-1800 feet, the Lodge is perched at approximately 3,000 feet elevation with grand views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Piedmont Plateau.

Wingshooting is conducted in extensively managed habitat including small grains and warm season grasses among a terrain of gently rolling hills.

Typical Weather by Season

Average temperatures and monthly rainfall:

September: 49-75 degrees; 3.28 inches rain
October: 38-65 degrees; 2.57 inches rain
November: 29-53 degrees; 2.87 inches rain
December: 22-41 degrees; 3.23 inches rain
January: 18-39 degrees, 3.15 inches rain
February: 21-43 degrees; 2.98 inches rain
March: 27-52 degrees; 3.45 inches rain
April: 36-63 degrees; 3.39 inches rain

Itinerary

Sample of Typical Itinerary

1/2 day walkups, full day shoots also available. 2 hour parent/ children packages. Combine 1/2 day walkup with a round of sporting clays. Primland is ranked among the Top 25 destinations for sporting clays and this fall is introducing a special package to experience their newest sporting clay course simulating a true shooting experience.

Activities

On-site Activities

Fly fishing, pond fishing, full service spa, indoor pool, atv trail rides, mountain bikes, nightly astronomy tours, sporting clays, geocaching, tree climbing, nature hikes, kayaking, golf, driven shoots, turkey hunting, and deer hunting.

Off-site Activities

Antique shopping, winery tours, tour the quaint towns of Floyd VA and Mt. Airy NC.

Lodging

Lodging, Meals, and Accommodations

Packages are available to include only wingshooting or can be combined with lodging packages that include accommodations and meals. The Lodge at Primland includes 26 spacious accommodations while the nearby Fairway cottages offer expansive rooms, fireplaces and decks. There are 12 Mountain Homes on the resort property and they range from 3-7 bedrooms, some capable of accommodating up to 22 persons.

Species

Species You Hunt by Season

Pheasant hunting is a specialty at Primland, and bobwhite quail and chukar provide additional shooting opportunities. Primland's spacious grounds, varied terrain and extensively managed habitat which includes small grains and warm grasses ensures that every outing is inherently unique and challenging. Early release methods ensure an abundance of hard flushing flighty birds.

Gear

What Should Customers Bring?

Appropriate clothing.

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions


Q. Are gratuities included?
A. Gratuity for guides is not included in the package pricing.

Q. Is there wireless internet access?
A. There is complimentary wireless internet access and underground parking for overnight guests at the Lodge.

Q. Do you have a fitness center?
A. The state of the art fitness center is located adjacent to the spa and is complimentary for overnight guests.

Q. Where are the closest airports?
A. Private aviation - Blue Ridge Airport - Martinsville VA - 45 minutes - runway length 5002 ft.

A helipad is located at the north entrance. Coordinates are available upon request.

The Piedmont Triad Airport in Greensboro NC and the Roanoke Regional Airport in Roanoke VA are both about 90 minutes from the resort. Transportation to and from the airport can be arranged prior to arrival.

Charlotte International Airport is approximately 2 hours travel time.

Primland is located about 30 minutes east of Interstate 77 south at exit 14 (Hillsville-Galax VA).

Reviews

Primland
Orvis-Endorsed Wingshooting Lodge
Carl McDaniel
2000 Busted Rock Road
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
276-222-3800

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