Ivy Creek Overlook Hiking Trail

Ivy Creek Natural Area is a 215 acre nature preserve that is managed by the Nature Conservancy. This area is found along the Rivanna Reservoir and is renowned for its natural beauty, distinct native wildlife, and watershed. The Ivy Creek Natural Area is located off Hydraulic Road, just 2 miles north of Charlottesville Virginia on Earlysville Road. Here hikers can enjoy the thick forests, beautiful streams and natural springs, and over 2 miles of shoreline.