Interior Whistle Stop Day Use Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Whistle Stop is a spacious, family friendly place to spend an afternoon. Bring your hotdogs to cook on the grill while the kids splash in the creek, catch crawdads, or play on the child-sized wooden train. Big Stony Creek, a stocked trout stream, runs adjacent to Whistle Stop creating several great places to fish. Large white pine trees provide shade.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: This site is open for recreation, however the restrooms are temporarily shut down.
Operational Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
Fees No Fee
Open Season: Open year round
Closest Towns: Pearisburg, VA
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Eastern Divide Ranger District: 540-552-4641

General Information

Directions: From Blacksburg, VA: Follow US 406 West for 15 miles. Turn right onto SR 635 and continue for approximately 9 miles. Whistle Stop Picnic Area is on the left.

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Activities


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Picnicking

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Reservation InfoNo Reservations Required

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