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Blue Ridge Parkway: Tunnels Along the Parkway

There are 25 Parkway tunnels in North Carolina and one in Virginia.  These are listed below by milepost, length, maximum height and minimum height.  Especially if you are driving a large motor home, you may want to take notice of some of these while you are making your plans.

LOCATION NAME LENGTH MAX HEIGHT MIN HEIGHT
53.1

Bluff Mountain

630 feet

19 feet 1 in

13 feet 7 in
333.1
Little Switzerland
542 feet
19 feet 8 in
14 feet 4 in
336.8
Wildacres
330 feet
19 feet 10 in
13 feet 1 in
344.5
Twin Tunnel (North)
300 feet
21 feet
16 feet
344.7
Twin Tunnel (South)
401 feet
19 feet 7 in
14 feet 7 in
349.0
Rough Ridge
150 feet
21 feet 6 in
13 feet 9 in
364.4
Craggy Pinnacle
245 feet
19 feet 9 in
14 feet 1 in
365.5
Craggy Flats
400 feet
19 feet 5 in
14 feet 4 in
374.4
Tanbark Ridge
780 feet
19 feet 5 in
14 feet 1 in
397.1
Grassy Knob
770 feet
19 feet 2 in
13 feet 7 in
399.1
Pine Mountain
1434 feet
19 feet 3 in
14 feet 2 in
400.9
Ferrin Knob #1
561 feet
19 feet 6 in
14 feet 2 in
401.3
Ferrin Knob #2
421 feet
19 feet 2 in
14 feet
401.5
Ferrin Knob #3
375 feet
19 feet 5 in
13 feet 9 in
403.0
Young Pisgah Ridge
412 feet
19 feet 8 in
14 feet 6 in
404.0
Fork Mountain
389 feet
19 feet 2 in
14 feet
406.9
Little Pisgah
576 feet
19 feet 5 in
13 feet 10 in
407.3
Buck Springs
462 feet
19 feet 2 in
13 feet 8 in
410.1
Frying Pan
577 feet
19 feet 9 in
13 feet 8 in
422.1
Devil's Courthouse
665 feet
19 feet
14 feet 2 in
439.7
Pinnacle Ridge
813 feet
19 feet 1 in
13 feet 10 in
458.8
Lickstone Ridge
402 feet
13 feet 1 in
11 feet 1 in
459.3
Bunches Bald
255 feet
13 feet 4 in
10 feet 6 in
461.2
Big Witch
348 feet
18 feet 1 in
11 feet 3 in
465.6
Rattlesnake Mountain
395 feet
19 feet 6 in
14 feet 5 in
466.2
Sherrill Cove
550 feet
19 feet 7 in
14 feet 4 in
 
 
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