From the South
From I-64 in Charlottesville, take Exit #118B/US 29 North.
Travel north on US 29/VA 250 bypass for 3.2 miles (watch for the exit for US 29 North at the end of the bypass).
Continue on US 29 North 2.8 miles to Rt. 631/Rio Road.
Turn left onto Rt. 631/Rio Road; continue for 1.1 miles to Rt. 743/Earlysville Road.
Turn right on Rt. 743/Earlysville Road and proceed 0.4 miles to Ivy Creek Natural Area on the left.