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

    Shenandoah

    National Park Virginia

Leave No Trace and Wilderness Resource Education

Shenandoah National Park coordinates and presents Leave No Trace programs for scout groups, college and university outing clubs, and other organized backcountry user groups. These hands-on classes convey to participants the ethics and techniques of minimum impact backcountry travel and camping.

Leave No Trace Information

Wilderness Information

For additional information:
email us or call (540) 999-3489

Did You Know?

The CCC Camp at Skyland (NP-1) was the first Civilian Conservation Camp in the National Park Service.

The first Civilian Conservation Corps camp in a national park was Shenandoah National Park’s NP-1 established near Skyland in May 1933. The second National Park Service camp was also in Shenandoah National Park, camp NP-2 at Big Meadows. More...