Wasena Park - Gravel Biking

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Nestled in Roanoke, VA, Wasena Park offers exceptional gravel biking opportunities amidst scenic surroundings. Serving as a gateway to the expansive Roanoke River Greenway, cyclists can explore over 30 miles of diverse trails, including well-maintained gravel paths that wind along the picturesque Roanoke River. The park's proximity to downtown Roanoke ensures easy access for riders of all skill levels, making it a convenient starting point for both locals and visitors. Gravel bikers will find a variety of terrain to enjoy, from flat stretches ideal for leisurely rides to more challenging sections that traverse through forests and alongside the riverbank. Beyond the greenway, adventurous cyclists can venture into the surrounding countryside, where additional gravel roads offer opportunities for exploration amidst the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. For those seeking a blend of accessibility and natural beauty, Wasena Park stands out as an inviting destination for gravel biking enthusiasts. Whether embarking on a relaxing riverside ride or tackling more demanding trails, cyclists are sure to find memorable experiences exploring the diverse landscapes around Roanoke.

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  • Directions: 581 South to Elm Ave exit. Right off exit. Follow Elm Avenue until intersection of Elm and Main Street where you will pass over Wasena Bridge. At end of bridge take left onto Winona and circle back under bridge on Winchester where you will find park on the right.
  • Major Access Routes: I-581, US 220
General Facility Information
  • Additional Information: outdoor basketball court
  • All Sports Offered:
    • Basketball
    • Skating
    • Softball
    • Tennis
  • Audio Description: portable system available
  • Fencing Available:
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Lighting Available:
  • Locker Rooms Description: no
  • Parking: 150 spaces
  • Picnic Shelter:
  • Playground:
  • Restrooms Available:
  • Restrooms Description: Permanent Restrooms
  • Score Board: yes
  • Seating Capacity: 250
  • Seating Description: Bleachers
  • Type of Concessions: no
  • Type of Lighting: Athletic Field & Tennis Court Lighting
  • Dugouts Available:
  • Total Number of Fields: 1