• Visitors bask in a golden sunset at Dickey Ridge Visitor Center in Shenandoah National Park


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Journaling Jumpstarts

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A modern photo of the Brown House, with the trout pond in the foreground.

Ed Knepley

Use these questions to jumpstart your journaling about the Introduction Movie you just watched:
  1. If you could choose your perfect getaway spot, where would it be?
  2. What would you do while you were there?
  3. Who would you bring with you?
  4. What would you take?
  5. Create an image of your perfect getaway.

When you have finished your journal entries,
click here to go to Lesson 1.

Did You Know?

Big Meadows Lodge, completed in 1939, is listed on the National Register and typifies early park service rustic architecture.

Over 340 structures in Shenandoah National Park are listed in the National Register of Historic Places because of their significance both for architecture and their contribution to understanding the broad themes of American History? More...