About the Park

Shenandoah, a Wilderness Oasis in the Busy East

Photo of Trail in Shenandoah National Park
Stonyman Trail in Shenandoah National Park

Gazing across the horizon from the peaks of Shenandoah National Park, it’s hard to believe you are just 75 miles from the bustle of our nation’s capital.

Take Skyline Drive along the crest of the mountains through the woods and past spectacular vistas.

Hike in the shade of oak trees along the Appalachian Trail, discover the stories from Shenandoah’s past, or just relax in the wonder of wilderness.

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Website: www.nps.gov/shen/

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