Hogback Overlook

Expansive view from overlook with ridge descending to valley below.

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Skyline Drive (20.8)

Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Scenic View/Photo Spot

Looking north from an elevation of 3,385 ft (1031 m), Hogback Overlook extends 0.2 miles along Skyline Drive, making it the longest overlook in the Park. Straight ahead is Gimlet Ridge. Gimlet Ridge veers left and descends into the Shenandoah Valley. Veering right from Gimlet Ridge is Mathews Arm. Far in the distance, on a clear day, you may see the Allegheny Mountains.

Shenandoah National Park

Last updated: November 7, 2021