Other Attractions

Other Attractions

Miscellaneous Attractions

Blacksburg Dog Park

2100 Toms Creek Road 

Enjoy the park with your furry friend from sunrise to sunset. Dogs must have a current dog license and wear an owner identification tag at all times.

Mountain Lake Conservancy

115 Hotel Circle, Pembroke 

This is a mountain top getaway just 30 minutes north of Blacksburg. Enjoy hiking, biking, tennis, wagon rides, outdoor recreation, and family entertainment.

Mabry Mill 

266 Mabry Mill SE, Meadows of Dan, Virginia 24120

A special and unique part of history is found at Mabry Mill. Originally built in 1910, the historic water-powered grist mill, sawmill and nearby blacksmith shop provide the visitor with a view of pioneer life along the Blue Ridge Parkway. 

Nellie’s Cave Park

A 10 acre park in Blacksburg featuring a soccer field, basketball court, T-ball field, playground, horseshoe pits, picnic tables/shelters, barbecue grills, bleachers, benches, walking trails and restrooms.

Claytor Lake State Park 


It's an ideal setting for boating, swimming, camping, hiking and picnicking. Sport fishing is especially popular. Boating supplies, fuel and refreshments are available at the marina. Twelve cabins overlook the 4,500-acre lake.

New River Trail State Park  

A "Rails to Trails" project, the New River Trail State Park meanders through southwestern Virginia and parallels the scenic and historic New River for 39 miles. Hiking, biking, horseback riding, and boating are just some of the possibilities. 


3151 Pandapas Pond Road, Montgomery County

An 8-acre man-made pond that features warm-water fishing and canoeing. A one-mile circuit trail goes around the pond, and several other popular Jefferson National Forest trails connect to it.

Virginia Tech Duckpond

Duckpond Road, Blacksburg

A perfect place to picnic, the duck pond has picnic tables, park benches and a gazebo. It is located on the Virginia Tech Campus in Blacksburg.

Hahn Horticulture Gardens

The Hahn Horticulture Garden encompasses nearly six acres of teaching and display gardens on the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. Established in 1984 by Horticulture faculty, the garden serves undergraduate students and the local community as a learning resource for plant material, landscaping concepts, and environmental awareness.

Sports Attractions

Skate Park 

615 Patrick Henry Drive

This skate park is a place to enjoy activities such as skateboarding, bicycle riding and in-line skating. 

Claytor Lake 

Pulaski, Virginia 

Claytor Lake is an ideal setting for boating, swimming, camping, hiking and picnicking. Sport fishing is especially popular. Boating supplies, fuel and refreshments are available at the marina. There are a number of tent and RV camping areas, and twelve cabins overlook the 4,500-acre lake.

New River Junction 

2591 Big Falls Road, Blacksburg 

Located along the historic New River, the New River Junction features tubing, camping, fishing and live music at Big Falls Park.

Burrows Burleson Tennis Center 

Virginia Tech Campus

The Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center is an outstanding facility for tennis, ranking among the best venues for tennis in the Atlantic Coast Conference. There are 12 public tennis courts and they offer a variety of tennis programs from new player adult to tournaments.

Did You Know?

Montgomery County businesses/leaders take home five of eight awards from the 2011 Roanoke-Blacksburg TechNite Banquet: Nomad Mobile Guides (Rising Star Award), Peter Lazar – eBroselow (Entrepreneur Award), Mike Kaylor - Montgomery County Public Schools (Educator Award), 3D-4U (People’s Choice Award) and Marry Miller - IDD, Inc. (RUBY Award).