The BW Country Store, located at Big Walker Lookout - sits high atop Big Walker Mountain on the Scenic Byway Hwy 52 in Wytheville Virginia. Big Walker Lookout was opened in 1947 by Stuart & Abigail Kime. Now being run by the second generation, Ron & Dee Kime, this local treasure has been serving Southwest Virginia for 65 years!
The BW Country Store features the art work and handmade crafts of over 25 Appalachian artisans from Wythe & Bland Counties, and surrounding areas. Various mediums are offered here, such as, quilts, jewelry, and gifts. Handmade scented candles, soaps, lotions, and homeopathic remedies. Bird houses, hand painted glass and Amish wood accents are all on display. Hand made cards, crocheted clothing, as well as home accents, just to name a few.
In addition to the extensive variety of handcrafted goods that are available at the County Store, our artists demonstrate their skills on the front porch Saturdays from May through October. On Sunday we offer music on the front porch from local singers, musicians, and bands. All Free of charge! Bring your own chair or enjoy the shade under one of our umbrellas in our large picnic area.
While shopping with us, explore our fine selection of local made jams, jellies, relishes and pickles. Local honey, local apple juice, coffees, and other specialty items- just too many to mention! While here, visit our Sweet Shop which features hand dipped Virginia ice cream, old fashion fudge and the finest assortment of chocolates in the area. Including a nice selection of sugar free chocolates. BW Country store has something for everyone and is a great stop on your get away agenda!