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.
Did You Know?
Much of the forests surrounding the Parkway are made up of stunted oak and oak-hickory trees. More Flora includes various grasses, shrubs (including Rhododendrons and Dogwoods), hemlock, mixed-oak pine forests and spruce-fir forests.