Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation

In support of the Blue Ridge Parkway, we create a spirit of stewardship to address the challenges faced by this national treasure. With your help, we ensure cultural and historical preservation, natural resource protection, and educational outreach now and for future generations.

Photo by Mark Hazelton, 18th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition

Get Your Blue Ridge Parkway License Plate

Show your support for the Blue Ridge Parkway everywhere you go with a North Carolina or Virginia specialty license plate.

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Photo by David Hill

Trails & Views Forever

You can protect the outdoor experiences that are at the heart of the Blue Ridge Parkway experience with a gift to the new Trails & Views Forever program. Your donation will revitalize trails, picnic areas, campgrounds, overlooks, and additional amenities that allow us to immerse ourselves in the natural beauty of the Parkway. 

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Stay Connected with US on YouTube

Have you seen each installment of our Insider’s Report webinar series? Have you watched our Parkway visit videos? You can view it all on our YouTube channel! Subscribe and you’ll receive a notification each time new content is available. It’s a great way to stay connected to the park you love and the projects you make possible.

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Tour Flat Top Manor online

Flat Top Manor stairwellDid you know you can view the interior of Flat Top Manor when the house is closed? Thanks to a new virtual 3D tour of the historical house of Moses & Bertha Cone, you can visit the manor with your phone, tablet, or computer. Peek into areas, including the attic, that are not typically open to the public to learn more about the circa-1901 home and its former owners.

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Making a Difference 

You can make a difference on the Blue Ridge Parkway in so many ways. Learn more about how your support guides the Foundation's work.

 

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Bequests & Planned Giving

The Andre Michaux Society logoBy naming the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation as a beneficiary of your IRA, a life insurance policy, or in your will, you can create an enduring legacy that protects the national park for generations to come.

You also become a member of The André Michaux Society, which honors the French botanist and explorer who enlightened others about the natural wonders of our mountains.

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