The visitor centers at Otter Creek, Mile 61 (tel. 804/299-5125); Peaks of Otter, Mile 86 (tel. 540/586-4357); Roanoke Mountain, Mile 120 (tel. 540/982-9242); and Rocky Knob, Mile 167 (tel. 540/745-9664), all have campgrounds. The Roanoke Mountain campground is actually on Mill Mountain, about 1 mile west of the parkway above Roanoke.

Campgrounds are open from about May 1 to early November, depending on weather conditions. Drinking water and restrooms are available, but shower and laundry facilities are not. There are tent and trailer sites, but none have utility connections. Sites cost $16 a night. America the Beautiful senior pass holders get a 50% discount. Daily permits are valid only at the campground where purchased.

Cabins are available at Rocky Knob Cabins, Meadows of Dan, VA 24120 (tel. 540/593-3903).

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.