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Kids in Parks

Begin a lifetime of adventure and start TRACKING your TRACK TRAIL adventures in your online nature journal today.
Visit the Nelson County TRACK TRAIL at the Virginia Blue Ridge Railway Trail in Piney River.
Kids in Parks provides a network of family friendly trails, called TRACK TRAILS, that connect various public lands in an attempt to get kids “unplugged”, outdoors and reconnected with nature for their health and the health of our parks. Each TRACK TRAIL has a series of brochure-led self-guided adventures designed to turn an ordinary hike into a fun-filled adventure. Furthermore, kids earn PRIZES for TRACKing their TRACK TRAIL adventures in their online nature journal website.
Find the brochures in a kiosk at the PIney River trailhead ( Rte 151) of the VA Blue Ridge Railway Trail or go online at www.kidsinparks.com to find more information.
The Kids in Parks program is an initiative of the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation, the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Blue Cross/Blue Shield of N. Carolina

Date and Time: Anytime Sunrise-Sunset
Fee: None
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: VA Blue Ridge Railway Trail
Address: 3124 Patrick Henry Hwy Piney River
Park Programs:
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