Price Park Picnic area. Photo by Ken Ketchie

▶ BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY

Picnic Spots Along
The Parkway

OUR FAVORITES

No matter where your hike may lead you along the Parkway, a sheltered picnic area is never far away to take a rest and grab a bite to eat. Here are the locations and opening dates for Parkway picnic areas closest to the High Country.

MP 217.5
Cumberland Knob Picnic Area
opens May 9

MP 241.1
Doughton Park Picnic Area
opens May 9

MP 271.9
Jeffress Park Picnic Area
opens May 9

MP 296.4
Price Park Picnic Area
opens May 9

MP 316.4
Linville Falls Picnic Area
opens May 9