Virginia Tech Campus
3 Miles, 5-6 minute drive
3.5 Miles, 6 -10 minute drive
5.5 Miles, 11-15 minute drive
30 Miles, 35 minute drive
A paved 5.75-mi walking, running and biking path spanning from the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library in downtown Blacksburg to the New River Valley Mall in Christiansburg.
Cascades (The Upper/Lower Trail)
A four-mile loop ultimately leading you to a 60 ft. waterfall.
A 4.7-mile hike with panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
A one-mile accessible path surrounding an 8-acre pond abutting the Jefferson National Forest and the Poverty Creek Trail System. Also 20 miles of single track biking trail.
The New River
The second oldest river in the world great for fishing, tubing, swimming and kayaking.
A 2,600 acre forest preserve with 22 miles of hiking and biking trails.
POINTS OF INTEREST
Blacksburg Farmers Market
A local, family-friendly gathering place in downtown Blacksburg featuring farmers of locally grown produce and meats, alongside artisans of baked goods and handmade crafts.
A historical theatre in downtown Blacksburg.
First and Main
A shopping centre with numerous restaurants, an IMAX movie theatre, bowling alley, and arcade.
New River Valley Mall
The local mall for Blacksburg and Christiansburg residents.
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
A regional airport making domestic flights.
US 460 and I-81
Blacksburg Public schools
A highly regarded public school system located in the Montgomery County Public Schools.
New River Community College
A local community college situated adjacent to the New River Valley Mall.
A top 100 university known for its’ STEM and engineering programs. 30,000 undergraduate students.
Nearby public university with excellent pre-professional programs. 8,000 undergraduate students.