Skyline Drive Status
Winter Weather is in the forecast so please check before coming. For the most current Skyline Drive Status, call 540-999-3500, choose Option 1, and then Option 1. You can also use Facebook and Twitter for updates. More »
Night Closures of Skyline Drive
Portions of Skyline Drive will be closed at night (5:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m.) during hunting season. Starting November 11 the north and south sections will be closed at night. The entire Drive will be closed at night starting December 9. More »
Just 75 miles from the bustle of Washington, D.C., Shenandoah National Park is your escape to recreation and re-creation. Cascading waterfalls, spectacular vistas, quiet wooded hollows—take a hike, a meander along Skyline Drive, or a picnic with the family. 200,000 acres of protected lands are haven to deer, songbirds, the night sky…and you. Plan a Shenandoah escape today!
Winter in Shenandoah
Winter is a great time to visit! You'll see Shenandoah from a different point of view!Read More
Discover Shenandoah's Natural World
Learn more about Shenandoah's animals, plants, environmental factors, and natural features.Read More
Join The Conversation
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Wilderness...the word has different meanings to different people. In Shenandoah National Park wilderness is a place with a specific meaning.Read More
Plan Your Outdoor Activity
Backcountry Camping | Hiking | Camping in a Campground | Attend a Ranger ProgramRead More
Did You Know?
Skyline Drive, the only public road through Shenandoah National Park, rides the crest of the Blue Ridge Mountains for 105 miles through the park, then joins the Blue Ridge Parkway which connects Shenandoah to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC.