Parks & Recreation   |  Patricia Ann Byrom Forest Preserve Park

600 acres

7:00am to dark open all year

Multi-use trails for hiking, running, mountain biking and horseback riding.  Trails are steep and strenuous. 
Little Flat Mountain Loop:  4.3 miles from parking lot, beautiful views with lots of wildlife spotted recently. 
For a shorter option check out the Blackwells Hollow Trail.
Click here for Trail Map.

State Law requires that visitors carry a copy of a negative Coggins report with each horse brought to the park.  Click here for more information on Coggins.

Vault toilet, open all year

From Charlottesville, follow Barracks Road which turn into Garth Road to the Piedmont Store in Whitehall, go around the curve to the right onto Rt. 810 (do not go straight up to Sugar Hollow), Follow Rt. 810 for 7.8 miles and parking area is on the left.  Approximately 45 minutes from Charlottesville.

6610 Blackwells Hollow Road, Crozet, VA 22932


Contact the Department
Parks and Recreation
401 McIntire Road
Room 118
Charlottesville, VA 22902
FAX: 434-293-0299