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

    Shenandoah

    National Park Virginia

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  • Burn Postponed

    The prescribed burn scheduled for today is postponed because conditions are not right. We will continue to monitor and hope to conduct the 35-acre prescribed burn of Big Meadows next week. (10/2/14)

Byrd Visitor Center Exhibit

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...