• 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?

A 1930s photo showing heavy equipment being used to construct an overlook on Skyline Drive.

Construction of Shenandoah National Park’s Skyline Drive began in July 1931 on an acquired 100-foot right-of-way through privately owned land. The park was not established until four-and-a-half years later. More...