Experience America’s Favorite Drive
Split rail fences and old farmsteads, breathtaking overlooks and historic apple orchards, that’s what the Blue Ridge Parkway offers our visitors. The Blue Ridge Parkway is the driveway into the Craft Your Adventure region. Enter our small towns and historic places via Milepost 331 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. While staying in our area, you can jump on the Blue Ridge Parkway within minutes to explore and experience this scenic byway unlike any other.
Visit the www.blueridgeparkway.org
Information for Teachers on the Blue Ridge Parkway
From curriculum based materials to Rangers in the classroom, the Blue Ridge Parkway offers many opportunities to include the Parkway in a classroom setting.
History and Culture of the Blue Ridge Parkway
The Blue Ridge Parkway is history waiting to be discovered! Although the road is often seen primarily as a scenic byway with plenty of natural attractions, it is also a cross-section of Appalachian mountain history.
Plan Your Visit to the Blue Ridge Parkway
You’ll find Directions, Hours of Operation, Things to Do, and Things to Know Before You Come
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area http://www.blueridgeheritage.com/