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Roanoke Mountain Campground - MP 120.4

The Roanoke Mountain Campground is closed for 2014. Trails are still accessible.

At Milepost 120.4 on the Blue Ridge Parkway you can find Roanoke Mountain Campground with 74 tents and 30 RV/trailer sites, with 3 sites that are handicap-accessible.  All sites are first come, first served.  Facilities include water, comfort stations with flush toilets and sinks but no showers or hook-ups.

There is a 4 mile one-way loop road nearby (campground is not accessible from loop road) where overlooks can be found with a view of Roanoke, the largest city along the Parkway corridor and Mill Mountain.  The loop road contains steep grades and trailers are not allowed.  Some picnic tables are available at the overlooks on the scenic loop.

For information, call (540) 342-3051.

Area hikes include:  Roanoke River Trail, Roanoke Mountain Summit Trail, Chestnut Ridge Trail (adjacent to campground), Roanoke Valley Horse Trail, and Buck Mountain Trails.

Highlights

  • Campground - CURRENTLY CLOSED
  • Nearby Trails
  • Scenic Loop with Overlooks

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