Big Meadows Prescribed Burn Planned for October 4
Fire managers plan to conduct a 35-acre prescribed burn in Big Meadows on Oct. 4 IF weather and fuel conditions are right. The burn will be completed in one day and all facilities and the Skyline Drive will remain open. More »
2014 Entrance Fee Free Days
Mark your calendar and plan to visit your National Parks on these special days! Entrance fees will be waived to celebrate and honor the following important dates:
January 20 -- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
February 15 to February 17 -- Presidents Day weekend
April 19 and April 20 -- National Park Week's opening weekend
August 25 -- National Park Service's 98th Birthday
September 27 -- National Public Lands Day
November 11 -- Veterans Day
Did You Know?
The first visitors to Shenandoah National Park during the 1930s and early 40s rarely saw deer. They were gradually restocked from four other states.