The Town of Blacksburg Parks and Recreation has 20 parks, (over 500 acres), of open space for the public to enjoy for active and passive enjoyment. Use the map below or the links on the left to visit each park for more information.
The use of drones (any unmanned aerial vehicle) in any town park is prohibited. "Use” means controlling or directing the flight of drones or operating any drone in the airspance (up to 100 feet) over a town park. - Town Code § 15.2-101
- Walking and biking trails
- Town of Blacksburg Property
|The Huckleberry Trail is an asphalt-paved bike/pedestrian path. The trail currently runs from the Blacksburg library to the New River Mall. There are distance markers every half mile. At 2.83 miles it crosses the road to Warm Hearth, at 3.43 miles it crosses Hightop, and at 3.90 it crosses Merrimac. The total distance from the library to the mall is 5.762 miles.|
|There are benches spaced along the trail where you can rest and enjoy the scenery. Parking is available at both ends as well as near Warm Hearth and the Hightop and Merrimac crossings.|
|The Blacksburg Parks and Recreation Department is working to extend the trail along 460 bypass to the Hethwood community and eventually to Blacksburg's Gateway Park.||