Whether you’re a full-time resident or just visiting for the weekend, one of the first things you’ll notice is how easy it is to get to your destination. Blacksburg is a pedestrian-friendly town. Throughout the community, you will find wide sidewalks, brightly marked pedestrian crossings and an outstanding trail system. Additionally, the Blacksburg Transit bus system is an affordable option to help you get around town and even connects you to other transit systems in the community. If you prefer to drive, you can navigate the town and access numerous parking lots and facilities using easy to follow way finding signs. Lastly, biking is more than just outdoor recreation in Blacksburg. Many people use their bikes to commute to work or their favorite hangouts. Bike racks are located at convenient locations throughout town.
Did You Know?
Blacksburg-based companies Modea (#521), UXB International (#1,854) and Harmonia (#4,800) were named to Inc. Magazines’ list of the "5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States" in 2011.