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!

Two leaf buds emerging from a tree branch.

Spring Into the New Season

With warmer weather, blooming wildflowers, and the sound of birds singing among budding trees, there's a lot to love about spring!

A large group of people hiking on a mountain top full of boulders and rocks.

Old Rag Pilot Project

Planning to hike Old Rag? Day-use tickets are required March 1 - November 30. Click to learn more about this project.

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Youth Wildflower Art Contest

Do wildflowers inspire your inner artist? Students can submit artwork now through April 7th.

A Ranger discusses wildflowers to a group of visitors in a bright green spring forest.

Wildflower Weekend

Join us for wildflower walks, talks, and more. This year's schedule is already on our calendar!

Sunset view looking at purple mountains from the valley.


See Shenandoah with a new perspective! We've added two new LIVE webcams to our collection.

A tent in the woods.


Explore the campgrounds and decide which one is best for you! Learn about campground reservations, fees, policies, and seasons.

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.

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Shenandoah National Park
3655 U.S. Highway 211 East

Luray, VA 22835


540 999-3500
Emergency Phone: 1-800-732-0911

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