Carroll County Office of Tourism &
Blue Ridge Plateau Regional Visitor Center
Exit 14, I-77
235 Farmers Market Dr.
Hillsville, Virginia 24343
Phone 276-730-3100 e-mail us
Carroll County Government
605 Pine Street
Hillsville, VA 24343
Phone 276-730-3000 CarrollCountyVA.org
Blue Ridge Parkway Outstanding scenery and recreational opportunities make the Blue Ridge Parkway one of the most popular units of the National Park System.
"America's Favorite Drive" winds its way 469 miles through mountain meadows and past seemingly endless vistas. Split-rail fences, old farmsteads and historic structures complement spectacular views of distant mountains and neighboring valleys. The Parkway incorporates several recreation areas, some exceeding 6,000 acres.
These parks within the Parkway have visitor centers, camp grounds, picnic areas, trails and, in many instances, concessionaire-operated lodges, restaurants, and other facilities. Building the Parkway through mountainous terrain was a monumental labor.
Authorized in the 1930s as a Depression-era public ...
Music & Cultural Heritage Tour Bluegrass Lovers heaven… Hear our Style there is always the sound of a banjo ringing in the air or the site of dancer cutting a jig to a fiddle tune. It’s the home of Bluegrass music. Home to the Blue Ridge Music Center located at MP 213 on The Blue Ridge Parkway May – October you can listen and watch bluegrass music and traditional dancing every day of the week. Carroll has over 50 miles of the Crooked Road Music Heritage Trail that runs throughout and there are to many venues to mention… Here are just a Few Applewood Music ...