Section of Blue Ridge Parkway reopened


The course for the inaugural Carilion Clinic IRONMAN 70.3 Virginia’s Blue Ridge triathlon has been officially announced and it includes a section on the Blue Ridge Parkway. (File photo)

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — There is good news for those who look forward to drives on the Blue Ridge Parkway to see the changing in leaves.

The Blue Ridge Parkway is now open without any interruption after several closures earlier in October.

The National park Service announced through their Twitter page on Wednesday, Oct. 9, that milepost 106 – 112, which ran near Roanoke, has reopened.

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