News from March 2011

Official opening and closing dates for Parkway Facilities

The Blue Ridge Parkway has released the official opening and closing dates for Parkway facilities for the 2011 season. 

Foundation allocates $500,000 to Parkway for 2011 projects and programs

The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation is the primary fundraiser and trusted steward of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation allocates $500,000 to the Blue Ridge Parkway for 2011 projects

The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation is the primary fundraiser and trusted steward of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Parkway selects new Chief of Interpretation

Susan Gonshor has been selected as the chief of interpretation and education for the Blue Ridge Parkway, where she

Grand Opening of the Nation’s First Nature Trail Disc Golf Course

Kids In Parks opened a new TRACK Trail adventure for children at Charles D. Owen High School in Black Mountain NC on Wednesday, March 9th at 1:30. The Owen High Nature Trail Disc Golf Course is the first of its kind in the country and is part of the Kids In Parks TRACK Trails Initiative.