1730 Reservoir Road
Ragged Mountain Natural Area is a beautiful 980-acre forest of mature oak, hickory, poplar, pine, and maple trees with two lakes and more than four miles of shoreline. Several miles of trail, through majestic forest, rugged terrain, and areas rich with wildlife, offers a unique opportunity for wilderness hiking within minutes of town.
Ragged Mountain Natural Area is owned and managed by the City of Charlottesville. The Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority operates the dam and associated water supply facilities.