The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers welcomes you to Philpott Lake and Dam. Philpott is a true gem, located among the rugged foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Beautiful mountain expanses, serene beauty, and a multitude of recreational opportunities await you. Local towns and small country stores will provide you with all of your needs and amenities during your stay, whether you’re here for the day or for an extended visit. The staff at Philpott is committed to making your experience a pleasant one after which you’ll take home fond memories.