Mount Rogers National Recreation Area App

Use the new smart phone app to explore the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area.

We have an App! Search Mount Rogers in your app store        



The app provides visitors a self-guided tour focused on the Mount Rogers Scenic Byway. The the app outlines a tour that extends from Mount Rogers HQ, to Raccoon Branch Campground, Hurricane Campground, and Troutdale. From Troutdale, the tour follows VA 603 and US 58 to Damascus, with stops including Fairwood, Grindstone Campground, Konnarock, Beartree, and Creek Junction. The app provides directions, photographs, and information about each site on tour.

The app is one of many upcoming US Forest Service apps being developed as part of a new mobile program created by the USFS in partnership with OnCell, a provider of apps for parks, museums and other visitor attractions. The Mount Rogers National Recreation Area is the first Forest Service unit in Virginia to participate in this program and to make an app available.

There are two ways to access the app. You may download the app from the iTunes App Store or Google Play to your smart phone. (Search for “Mount Rogers.”) Or you can check out a web version of the app at When you use the web version of the app, reduce the size of your browser window to simulate the size of a smart phone.