Passes/Activities

What Can I Do At Explore Park?



Our 1200 acre facility located directly adjacent to the Blue Ridge Parkway offers river access, 14 miles of trails, and a growing list of amenities. Click on the links shown on this page to learn more about what we have to offer. Parking at the Visitor Center and surrounding lots is FREE, however, other areas of the facility require payment or activity fees.


Explore Daypass



Let the adventure begin! Your $3 Explore Park daypass provides you with access on the date of purchase to parking areas including Rutrough Point and Journeys End (beginning fall 2018). Also included is unlimited play for the day at Mayflower Hills Disc Golf Course, featuring 18-holes of purpose built fun through varied and diverse terrain. 

How to purchase: 
  • Option 1 - Use the paypost and envelopes provided at paid lots.
  • Option 2 - Purchase your Explore Daypass online the day of use
  • Option3 - Purchase your daypass in-person at the Visitor Center

Annual Adventure Pass



COMING SOON! Help us support continued operation of Explore Park through your donation of $75 at the Visitor Center. To say thanks, we'll provide you with the following benefits. 

  • Unlimited parking during a calendar year at paid lots.
  • Exclusive discounts at the Visitor Center's gift shop.
  • Unlimited disc golf for up to 6 members of your household during a calendar year.
  • An annual pass sticker to display on your rear view mirror.










Explore Daypass



Let the adventure begin! Your $3 Explore Park daypass provides you with access on the date of purchase to parking areas including Rutrough Point and Journeys End (beginnin

Explore Daypass



Let the adventure begin! Your $3 Explore Park daypass provides you with access on the date of purchase to parking areas including Rutrough Point and Journeys End (beginnin
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