"Your self-image image is so powerful it unwittingly becomes your destiny.”
Home to Roanoke, the “Star City of the South” and Virginia’s oldest covered bridge, these mountains and valleys are primed for endless exploration.
Welcome to Virginia’s Black Heritage Trail. A partnership with the Virginia Department of Historical Resources, the Trail will guide you through many of the historical markers and cultural sites that make up the foundation of Virginia’s history.
Virginia Mountains Influencers
Check out the under-told stories of these historic figures.