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 »
Invasive plant information
Some species known or suspected to be harmful are uncommon enough that Park-wide control or even eradication-the elimination of all individuals-may be the goal of management. You can help in this effort by watching for and reporting these nonnatives when visiting the Park.
Send us a report! of these species:
Did You Know?
A favorite of hikers, Shenandoah National Park’s Old Rag Mountain is made of billion-year-old granite.