Natural Bridge in Rockbridge County, Virginia was sold to the Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund on February 6, 2014

 

See the press releases from The Friends of the Natural Bridge and Woltz & Associates, Inc. along with the article in the Roanoke Times for more details.

The Situation

The Friends of the Natural Bridge (FNB) is pleased that the Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund has purchased the Natural Bridge of Virginia with the intention of donating the majority of the property to the Commonwealth of Virginia’s state park system. This amazing geological icon and special part of American natural and cultural history will then be protected for future generations of Virginians and visitors from around the world.

Learn more about Natural Bridge . . .

Why You Should Care

Natural Bridge is a priceless artifact of American history. The singularly rich blend of natural, Native American, and post-colonial cultural resources at the Natural Bridge provides a rich setting to interpret the entire American history of natural conservation to visitors from around the world. Soon it will be part of a Virginia State Park and the people of Virginia will continue to be able to marvel at its glories secure in the knowledge that it is now part their Commonwealth.

Act Now!

Friend us on Facebook; sign the iPetition; to show your support for the Natural Bridge State Park. Private donations and funding from the Virginia legislature will be needed to make the Park flourish. The Friends of the Natural Bridge will continue to update this website to keep you informed about what is happening and how you can help.

Latest site updates:

 
5/14/14: News update including transfer of deed to the Commonwealth

2/6/14: Natural Bridge in Rockbridge County, Virginia was sold to the Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund

9/24/13: New resolution of support from Roanoke Group, Sierra Club.

9/9/13: Site launch

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