Sky Meadows State Park

Location of Sky Meadows State Park in Virginia

Rich in history, this 1,864-acre park has scenic views, woodlands and the rolling pastures of a historic farm that captures the colonial through post-Civil War life of Mount Bleak House. Nature and history programs are offered year-round. Hiking, picnicking, fishing and primitive hike-in camping for families and groups are favorite activities in this peaceful getaway on the eastern side of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park has 9.5 miles of bridle trails, 19 miles of hiking trails, 8 miles of bike trials and Appalachian Trail access.


  • 8:30 a.m. - dusk


  • The park is less than two miles south of Paris, Va., via U.S. Route 50 to Route 17 South; or seven miles north of I-66, Exit 23 on Route 17 North. The park's main entrance is on State Route 710.
  • Its address is 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane, VA 20144-0710. 
    • Latitude, 38.988703. Longitude, -77.968913.
  • Drive Time: Northern Virginia, 45 minutes to one hour; D.C., over one hour; Richmond, two hours; Tidewater/ Norfolk/ Virginia Beach, three hours; Roanoke, two and a half hours

Park Size

  • 1,864 acres

Contact Sky Meadows State Park

Contact Sky Meadows State Park

11012 Edmonds Ln.
Delaplane, Virginia  20144
Phone: 540-592-3556


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Fauquier County, Virginia