Big Island Tourism

Big Island is a census-designated place in far northern Bedford County, Virginia. The population as of the 2010 Census was 303. The small community is located by the James River north of Lynchburg; it is not on an island, but is named for an uninhabited island in the river upstream from it. It is within the bounds of George Washington National Forest. The Bedford Hydropower Project and larger Cushaw Hydroelectric Project dams are located on the James River nearby.


A place in United States, Big Island is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. To explore Big Island, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Big Island.

Big Island Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Big Island. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Big Island trip planner.