Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center 5985 Coleman Road Roanoke, VA 24018 540-798-9836

Please abide by a 10mph speed limit on the the portion of gravel road  leading to the center ; this is when you leave the state maintained part of Coleman Road and drive on the gravel easement of Coleman Road

From I81:

  • Take exit 141 Turn on Route 419/ Electric Road Approximately 10 miles to Brambleton Avenue & 419/Electric Road. To Cave Spring Corners.
  • From Cave Spring Corners and the intersection of Brambleton Avenue and 419/Electric Road Turn on 221S toward Bent Mountain;
  • Drive 1.7 miles turn left on Coleman Road / Route 735 follow to the end of the paved road then continue straight on the gravel road to the very end, where it will open up into a large gravel parking lot with a one story, slate-gray building at the end of the parking lot. This is 5985 Coleman Road.

It is not the house at the beginning of the gravel road, you must actually continue down the gravel road until you get to the very end. On your way down you will see the center sign.




5985 Coleman Road, Roanoke, VA 24018