• The long vistas are part of a Blue Ridge Parkway experience

    Blue Ridge

    Parkway NC,VA

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  • Phone System Down at Julian Price Campground

    The phone system at JP Campground, MP 296.9, is currently out of order. Please refer to recreation.gov to make or change any reservations. For additional questions please refer to the camping opportunities section of our website. More »


    REMINDER: Roadwork continues in a one-mile section of Parkway, commonly known as Ice Rock, from MP242.4 at Alligator Back Parking Area to MP241. The project involves twenty-four-hour, one-lane traffic control until November 1, 2014.


Our park newspaper, "The Milepost," is a supplement to the Directory and Travel Planner published by the Blue Ridge Parkway Association. You may pick up a copy at visitor centers or at many off-site Parkway locations.View it on-line here.The Parkway Outdoor Guide can be picked up at any visitor center and has the most popular Parkway trail maps. You may also download or view the following trail maps.

Humpback Rocks

James River & Otter Creek

Peaks of Otter

Roanoke Valley

Rocky Knob

Blue Ridge Music Center

Cumberland Knob

Doughton Park

Moses Cone

Julian Price Park

Tanawha Trail

Linville Falls

Crabtree Falls

Craggy Gardens

Mount Pisgah

Did You Know?

BRPW James  River Dameron Hrz

The Blue Ridge Parkway ranges in elevation from 649 feet at James River in Virginia to almost 6,050 feet at Richland Balsam, south of Mount Pisgah,North Carolina.