Camping & Cabins Near Virginia Tech

Looking for camping along near Blacksburg, Christiansburg and the New River Valley? Roanoke County’s Explore Park is located at Blue Ridge Parkway milepost 115 right in the heart of Virginia’s Blue Ridge. Choose from cabins, yurts, RV sites, tent rental and primitive campsite rental. This 1,100 acre facility features over 14 miles of hiking and biking trails and river access. On-site amenities include the ziplines at Treetop Quest, a visitor information center, disc golf, frequent special events, and Twin Creeks Brewpub.

Questions? Contact the Visitor Center at (540) 427-1800

Getting Here:Explore Park is located just less than one hour from Christiansburg, or about 41 miles. The park is directly on the Blue Ridge Parkway at milepost 115.

From I-81 take 581S (which turns into 220S) about 13 miles from the interstate to the Blue Ridge Parkway North to milepost 115; approximately 7 miles to Explore Park. Follow the Roanoke River Parkway and the signs to the park entrance.

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