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 »
2012 Fee Free Days
The National Park Service has declared the following days Fee-Free for all parks in celebration of some important dates! Mark your calendars and enjoy any national park in the country without paying an entrance fee.
January 14-16 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday.
April 21-29 in celebration of National Park Week.
June 9 is "Get Outdoors Day!"
September 29 to celebrate Public Lands Day.
November 10-12 in observance of Veterans Day.
Plan to visit your national parks this year!
Did You Know?
Shenandoah National Park has 431 rare plant populations representing 66 rare plant species. The highest concentration of these is in the park’s Big Meadows area