Outdoor Attractions

  1. Appalachian Trail

    Appalachian Trail

    The Appalachian Trail is a 2,175-mile long footpath stretching through 14 eastern states from Maine to Georgia.

  2. Birding


    Boasting 4 stops on the Lower New River Loop of Virginia’s Birding and Wildlife Trail, Radford is home to more than 200 different types of birds throughout the year.

  3. Bisset Park

    Bisset Park

    A mecca for outdoor activities stretching right along the New River, Bisset Park offers over 100 acres of playgrounds, tennis courts, soccer and football fields, picnic shelters, a volleyball court, and paved trails reserved just for walkers and joggers.

  4. Blue Ridge Parkway

    Blue Ridge Parkway

    Outstanding scenery and recreational opportunities make the Blue Ridge Parkway "America's Favorite Drive."

  5. Claytor Lake State Park

    Claytor Lake State Park

    Claytor Lake State Park offers a wide variety of activities for water and land enthusiasts including swimming, camping, cabins, lodges, miles of hiking trails, and much more.

  6. Claytor Lake Water Sports

    Claytor Lake Water Sports

    Claytor Lake Water Sports offer boat rentals, lake tours, and water sports packages.

  7. Professional Fishing Expeditions (PFX)

    Professional Fishing Expeditions (PFX)

    Gather information about professional fishing expeditions in Radford.

  8. Radford Mountain Bike Park

    Radford Mountain Bike Park

    This 100-acre gem overlooking Claytor Lake Dam is Radford's newest area for mountain biking, trail running, hiking, walking, and bird watching.

  9. Tangent Outfitters - Bisset Park

    Tangent Outfitters - Bisset Park

    Book a guided tour or find your own adventure - Tangent Outfitters is an area leader in guided fishing, canoeing and rafting trips, while also offering canoe, kayak, tube, mountain bike, and fishing equipment rentals.

  10. The New River

    The New River

    Flowing 320 miles through North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia, the New River is a true recreation destination for all outdoor lovers.

  11. Winterfrost Farm

    Winterfrost Farm

    Winterfrost Farm, located in Radford, VA in the beautiful New River Valley of Southwest Virginia, offers horseback riding, birthday parties, trail rides, riding lessons, and leases, using our wonderful rescue horses.