Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation

In support of the Blue Ridge Parkway, we create a sense of community and 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.

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Protect Trails & Views forever

You can protect outdoor experiences on the Blue Ridge Parkway through our new Trails & Views Forever Fund. Your gift will revitalize trails, picnic areas, campgrounds, overlooks, and more. To jump-start our fund, a generous donor has offered a challenge grant of $300,000, but we have a limited time to match the gift. That means your donation will be doubled if you give now.

Give Today to make the match!


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Get Your Blue Ridge Parkway License Plate

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

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A New Beginning for Bluffs Coffee Shop

For 60 years, Blue Ridge Parkway travelers stopped at Bluffs Coffee Shop for the down-home cooking and a cup of joe before heading out to explore the scenic route. Sadly, the landmark closed in 2010, but we are working to reopen its doors so it can once again be a gathering place for locals and visitors alike. 

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