• Visitors bask in a golden sunset at Dickey Ridge Visitor Center in Shenandoah National Park

    Shenandoah

    National Park Virginia

Support Your Park

A group of volunteers move a fallen tree from a trail.
NPS photo
 

Consider making a donation to the Shenandoah National Park Trust.

Making purchases from the Shenandoah National Park Association bookstore supports park activities.

You can also help by contributing your time and experience in a number of opportunities by joining our Volunteers-In-Parks Program (VIP).

Visiting Shenandoah National Park and paying your entrance fee helps to support many projects within the park.

Did You Know?

Sunrise over the mountains

Benton McKaye, the “father of the Appalachian Trail,” was also instrumental in passage of the Wilderness Act. Shenandoah National Park carries on Benton McKaye’s legacy with 101 miles of the Appalachian Trail and almost 80,000 acres of designated wilderness. More...