Plan Your Visit
NPS | Neal Lewis
Shenandoah National Park's website can be the start of something fantastic. Use these pages and links to plan the perfect Blue Ridge Mountain getaway.
Shenandoah National Park is 105 miles long stretching from Front Royal, Virginia to the Waynesboro-Charlottesville area. Skyline Drive is the scenic roadway that takes you through the park. There are four entrances (and exits) from the park. Start by finding your best route to the park in Directions.
Then, find out what there is to see (Places to Go) and do (Things to Do) once you're here. We hope you'll stay awhile, so check on Lodging to book a room, or Camping to book a campsite.
From planning your hike to Shenandoah's highest peak, to checking on evening entertainment, the only thing you can't plan is where to see that bear or deer - that will have to be a surprise!
Directions and Transportation
How can you get to Shenandoah? Read our comprehensive directions; download useful maps; learn about surrounding cities and airports; and learn how to navigate our park.
Places to Go
There is more to Shenandoah than meets the eye! In addition to Skyline Drive, hiking trails, and beautiful wilderness; we also have visitors centers, exhibits, lodging, restaurants, stores, and more! Click here to find more information about all of the places you can go!
Shenandoah offers ranger programs and events in addition to outdoor activities like hiking, camping, horseback riding, fishing, and rock climbing. Click here to learn more about the things you can do here in Shenandoah that will make your visit into a trip you'll never forget.