George Washington & Jefferson National Forests Camping

George Washington National Forest
George Washington National Forest
Supervisors's Office
5162 Valleypointe Parkway
Roanoke, VA 24019
Region Shenandoah Valley
Locality Roanoke City
Phone: (540) 265-5100
Fax: (540) 265-5145

Outdoor Recreation: Camping, Picnicking, Hunting, Fishing (400 miles of trout streams) hiking (1,100 miles of trails including 273 miles of Appalachian Trail, Horseback riding, swimming, cross country skiing and driving scenic by-ways. On 1.9 million acres of public land administered by the U.S. Forest Service. The forest has fifteen congressionally designated wilderness areas amounting to 90,269 acres.Recreation areas range from highly developed to isolated solitude of wilderness.

Last Updated: 6/18/2014 3:15 PM
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