Vehicle Fuel Available at Big Meadows ONLY!
Vehicle fuel is only available at Big Meadows (mile 52). Gas service has been discontinued at the Loft and Elkwallow areas.
Downloadable Ranger Explorer Activity Guides
Rock on Stony Man (pdf, 2.4 mb)
The Wild Side of Shenandoah (pdf, 6.2 mb)
The Appalachian Trail (pdf, 722 kb)
Did You Know?
In 1928, wanting to escape the heat and humidity of summers in Washington, D.C., Herbert and Lou Henry Hoover began looking for a "summer place" within a day's drive of the city. The Hoovers acquired land within the proposed Shenandoah National Park and built Rapidan Camp, their summer White House.