1 - Pat Jennings Visitor Center

How to get there - Pat Jennings Visitor Center / Mount Rogers National Recreation Area headquarters is 6 miles south of exit 45 on I-81 at Marion, Virginia. Follow VA 16 south to 3714 Highway 16.


Things to do - This is a good starting point for getting additional information for your tour. The Visitor Center includes exhibits and a small sales area that offers maps, nature guides, T-shirts, and souvenirs. Information about the National Recreation Area is available here.


This site also includes: Two Ponds Nature Trail, a short nature walk; the Appalachian Trail, passing through the parking lot; telephone; restrooms and picnic tables.