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.
There has been an outbreak of Norovirus among Appalachian Trail (A.T.) hikers. For information about how to protect yourself click here. More »
Parks as Classrooms
Check out these lesson plans for our curriculum-based programs to find one that fits your needs.
Featured Lesson Plan
Geology: Our Rockin' EarthLearn More
Shenandoah National Park offers a variety of field trip opportunities. Curriculum-based programs are offered from mid-April through mid-November. Planning ahead and preparing your group will help make the park visit a memorable and fun learning experience for you and your students.
Ranger Led Program
Shenandoah ResidentsLearn More
Request an educational fee waiver for self-directed field trips to the park. Schools or other bona fide educational institutions (accredited, officially recognized, or tax exempt for educational purposes) may request an educational fee waiver.