Just off the Blue Ridge Parkway at Milepost 115, Explore Park features hundreds of acres of rolling hills, pristine woodlands, hiking trails, river frontage, outdoor adventure and a visitor information center. Soar through the trees on the Treetop Quest aerial adventure course, featuring zip-lines and challenge obstacles for ages four and up.Stay overnight in a primitive campsite, canvas tent or pod cabin. Stop inside our visitor center to browse our gift shop featuring artisan crafts and parkway memorabilia. Explore Park is where adventure begins!

Visitor Center Phone: (540) 427-1800 •  Administrative Phone: (540) 387-6078

Easiest Access: Blue Ridge Parkway, Milepost 115
By Postal Address or from downtown: 3900 Rutrough Rd., Roanoke,VA 24014
Visitor Center Hours:  
NOVEMBER: Daily, 9 am to 5 pm
DECEMBER: Daily 11 am to 5pm (or 10pm during Illuminights)
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