BRO Admin

Author Articles

Blue Ridge Parkway Begins Pavement Preservation Work in Virginia

Parkway Visitors Can Expect One-Lane Closures in Affected Areas (VA) – The National Park Service announced today that over 80 miles of the historic motor...

Orvis Pivots to Make Masks for Homeless

Orvis Partners With Local Manufacturers to Support Roanoke Homeless Community During COVID-19 Outdoor retailer is producing 2,000 masks per week for local non-profit organization Orvis, the...

Firefighters contain Hiwassee River Fire in Cherokee County Murphy, NC

Firefighters have fully contained the Hiwassee River Fire near Lake Appalachia Dam in Cherokee County. The Hiwassee River Fire was reported on Sunday afternoon...

Shenandoah National Park Will Temporarily Close

The National Park Service (NPS) received a letter from the Rappahannock Rapidan Health District of the Virginia Department of Health recommending the full closure...

Virginia Spirits – Delivered to Your Door!

In a show of support for the Commonwealth’s burgeoning distilled spirits industry, Virginia ABC has enacted temporary SHIPPING privileges for in-state distilleries to Virginia residents while tastings...

Free Outdoor Coloring Pages

Here’s an indoor activity for outdoor lovers (and parents who need a minute of peace and quiet!) We have created these lovely Blue Ridge...