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Roanoke Valley Greenways

Roanoke, VA 24018
+1 540-387-6060
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Love walking the greenway

Anytime we come to Roanoke we make sure to walk the river greenway. It is one of the highlights of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pamela K
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Auburn, Maine
Lovely and confusing

The greenway was lovely once we found it. The address on Trip advisor and Google map has will take... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Bridgett M
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  • Average5%
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Roanoke, VA 24018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Anytime we come to Roanoke we make sure to walk the river greenway. It is one of the highlights of Roanoke.

Thank Pamela K
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The greenway was lovely once we found it. The address on Trip advisor and Google map has will take you to the tourist department. Not where you want to go. The greenway does intersect nearby but it doesn't seem to be the best part of...More

1  Thank Bridgett M
Reviewed 3 August 2017

One of the best things about ROA is the Greenway and it gets better every year. Don't get too excited: it's basically a path along the river, but it's a great place to run, walk or ride and gets a ton of use during the...More

Thank HenHoo
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Ran along this greenway starting from the Hotel Roanoke to Valley View Mall and back. It was nice to have the greenways to run off of sidewalks through town and not having to compete with traffic. Some moderate hills and nice scenery along the way....More

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a great discovery to find a place to walk/bike by the river, fish, cool off in the water, picnic and fall in love!

Thank unclefred
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My husband and I rented bikes from a rental store called Underdog. Good service there. We rode bikes three miles out on the Greenway, stopping to rest and enjoy the sights and fresh air along the way. We rode the three miles back to the...More

Thank Sonya H
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Was happy to see that the one greenway connected to the Hotel Roanoke where we were staying. Path was well marked and paved - only had two street crossings at a relatively large intersection, so that must be handled carefully when running. Otherwise, no traffic...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Excellent, when not flooded due to massive rainfall. Paved and kept clean. Some areas are shaded by park trees and well lit in areas. Highly recommend NOT going alone and never after dark.

1  Thank renamusyt
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Roanoke is an old industrial area, and most of the industry was on the river. So is the greenway. As a result, while some stretches are park-like, others feature views of decrepit old industrial buildings. In fact, the city is currently in dispute with a...More

1  Thank Larry M
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The Biking Group was meeting here regularly for early morning rides and quick easy parking and access

1  Thank Travelinglizarded
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