Skyline Drive Status
For the most current Skyline Drive Status, call 540-999-3500, choose Option 1, and then Option 1. You can also get updates by following Shenandoah National Park on Twitter or liking the park on Facebook. More »
Night Closures of Skyline Drive
Portions of Skyline Drive will be closed at night (5:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m.) during hunting season. Starting November 11 the north and south sections will be closed at night. The entire Drive will be closed at night starting December 9. More »
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Shenandoah National Park.
The main information line will be updated throughout the weekend. Call 540-999-3500, option 1, for current information.
Closure of Skyline Drive is possible.
If you have overnight plans and/or reservations, be prepared to stay put if closures occur after your arrival in the park.
Lodging and Restaurants
Did You Know?
Skyland was established by the owners of a bankrupt copper mining company as an attempt to recoup their financial losses. Copper was originally mined at Stony Man and charcoal to fuel the smelter was made on the lower terrace where the conference hall stands today.