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

    Shenandoah

    National Park Virginia

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  • 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 »

Support Your Park

A group of volunteers move a fallen tree from a trail.
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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?

A 1930s photo showing heavy equipment being used to construct an overlook on Skyline Drive.

Construction of Shenandoah National Park’s Skyline Drive began in July 1931 on an acquired 100-foot right-of-way through privately owned land. The park was not established until four-and-a-half years later. More...