Nature's Calling!

Just 75 miles from the bustle of Washington, D.C., Shenandoah National Park is a land bursting with cascading waterfalls, spectacular vistas, fields of wildflowers, and quiet wooded hollows. With over 200,000 acres of protected lands that are haven to deer, songbirds, and black bear, there's so much to explore...and your journey begins right here!

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Animals

From black bears and birds to snakes and salamanders, there are hundreds of animals that call Shenandoah home.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Take five and check our FAQs before calling. It's the quickest way to get answers!

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Visit Us Virtually

There are still plenty of ways that you can visit Shenandoah from wherever you are in the world. Here are just a few!

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Hiking in Shenandoah

Shenandoah National Park has over 500 miles of trails, including 101 miles of the Appalachian Trail. Learn more!

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Download the Park App

Explore the park from your smartphone with detailed maps, self-guided digital tours, points of interest, and park information.

Become a Member!

Find books & maps to plan your visit!

Shenandoah National Park Association has a great selection of park hiking books, maps, and nature guides.

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Partner with Us!

The official philanthropic partner of Shenandoah National Park.

Last updated: August 6, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Shenandoah National Park
3655 U.S. Highway 211 East

Luray, VA 22835

Phone:

(540) 999-3500

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