Mill Mountain Park - Hiking

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Discover unparalleled hiking adventures at Mill Mountain Park near Roanoke, VA. With its extensive trail network winding through lush forests and offering breathtaking vistas, this park is a haven for hikers of all levels. Whether you're a novice or seasoned trekker, there's a trail to suit your preference. Don't miss the opportunity to hike to the iconic Roanoke Star, boasting panoramic views of the city and the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains. Conveniently located near downtown Roanoke, Mill Mountain Park is easily accessible, making it the perfect destination for a day of outdoor exploration. From leisurely walks to challenging ascents, Mill Mountain Park caters to all hiking enthusiasts. Families can enjoy picnics amidst nature, while adventure-seekers can tackle rugged trails for an adrenaline rush. Immerse yourself in the park's natural beauty, with diverse flora and fauna waiting to be discovered around every bend. Start planning your hiking adventure at Mill Mountain Park today and experience the best of Virginia's scenic landscapes.

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  • Directions: From I-581, take Exit 6 to Elm Avenue. Take Elm Avenue west for approximately .2 miles and turn left on Jefferson Street. Continue approximately 1/4 mile and then turn left on Walnut Avenue. Stay straight on Walnut Avenue as it becomes Mill Mountain Parkway when you begin to go up the mountain. The signs for the park will be on your right.
  • Difficulty Level: Easy-Moderate
  • Friday Hours: Open
  • Monday Hours: Open
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  • Saturday Hours: Open
  • Sports: Hiking, Biking
  • Sunday Hours: Open
  • Thursday Hours: Open
  • Tuesday Hours: Open
  • Wednesday Hours: Open