Skyline Drive Status
For the most current Skyline Drive Status, call 540-999-3500, choose Option 1, and then Option 1. You can also use Facebook and Twitter for updates. More »
Night Closures of Skyline Drive
Skyline Drive will be closed at night (5:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m.) through January 5, 2014 to concentrate Ranger patrols in problem areas during hunting season. More »
Spring through fall, you may arrange for a guided trail ride leaving from Skyland. View the schedules at - DNC Parks & Resorts at Shenandoah, Inc., (official park concessioner).
Shenandoah National Park offers over 180 miles of trails open to horse use. Some of these trails are relatively smooth, wide, gravel paths, while others are steep, narrow, rocky mountain trails that will challenge the experienced horse and rider.
Whether you are new to this area, or are looking for a new place to ride, this website plus a good map will get you started on your Shenandoah adventure. Click here for more information on how and where to ride your horse .
Did You Know?
A favorite of hikers, Shenandoah National Park’s Old Rag Mountain is made of billion-year-old granite.