Roanoke Valley Greenways - Hiking

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Roanoke, VA, nestled amidst the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, beckons adventurers to explore its extensive network of hiking trails and greenways. Spanning over 60 miles, these interconnected pathways offer a diverse range of outdoor experiences for hikers of all levels. Embark on a scenic journey along the Roanoke River, where the meandering trails showcase panoramic views of rolling hills and lush forests. Iconic landmarks such as the Roanoke Star and Mill Mountain Park await exploration, while secluded routes like the Tinker Creek Greenway promise tranquil escapes into nature's embrace. Roanoke's greenways cater to a myriad of interests, from birdwatching to wildflower spotting, ensuring every hike is a memorable encounter with the region's rich biodiversity. Whether you seek a leisurely stroll or an adrenaline-pumping adventure, Roanoke's greenways deliver unparalleled outdoor thrills. So, lace up your boots, breathe in the crisp mountain air, and immerse yourself in the natural splendor of Roanoke, VA.

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  • Directions: Please see website for directions to specific Greenway locations.
  • Major Access Routes: I-81, I-581, US 220, US 460
  • Additional Information: The Roanoke Valley features over 22 miles of greenways with plans to add more in the future.

    The following are some of the most popular greenways:

  • Difficulty Level: Easy
  • Friday Hours: Open
  • Holidays Closed: Open
  • Monday Hours: Open
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  • Saturday Hours: Open
  • Sports: Walking, Running, Biking, Fishing, Inline Skating
  • Sunday Hours: Open
  • Thursday Hours: Open
  • Tuesday Hours: Open
  • Wednesday Hours: Open