Shenandoah National Park is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia just west of Washington, D.C. and stretches 105 miles from its northern entrance at Front Royal to its southern entrance near Waynesboro. (Click to see a map)
There are four entrances into Shenandoah National Park and numerous gateway communities that offer services. The park's four entrances are located at:
The closest major airports are:
Traveling By Car
From Washington, D.C. Metro Area
From Richmond, Virginia Area
From Pittsburgh, Pennsylvannia Area
Did You Know?
The large rounded boulders on the top of Old Rag, Shenandoah National Park’s most popular peak, were formed in place by chemical and physical weathering, called spheroidal weathering.