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Travel Guide

Virginia's Blue Ridge

MapRoanoke Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau 101 Shenandoah Avenue
Roanoke , VA 24016
(540) 342-6025
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  • Mountains

Description:

The Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains is the perfect destination for your next vacation.

It's an outdoor paradise with opportunities for epic biking and hiking, with easy access to the Appalachian Trail, Blue Ridge Parkway, and TransAmerica Bicycle Trail.

You can also paddle along the beautiful waters of the Upper James River Water Trail and Smith Mountain Lake.

The region boasts a rich history, including a unique railroad heritage that's featured at the Virginia Museum of Transportation and through passenger steam train excursions.


The connection to history is combined with a love for the arts. This love is proudly displayed at the Taubman Museum of Art, which is hosting American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell from March 20 - June 12, 2016.

Don't wait to begin planning your next getaway to Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains! Check out http://www.visitvablueridge.com for more information!

Additional Information:

Quick Facts:

Quick Fact 1-

Over 600 miles of trails for hiking and biking.

Quick Fact 2-

The Virginia Museum of Transportation features the largest collection of diesel locomotives in the South.

Quick Fact 3-

Voted a "Top Mountain Town" by Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine.

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