Alert System

NEW! Stay in the know by subscribing to Shenandoah's new alert system.

Subscribers to SHENALERTS will get emergency notifications and significant event texts. These alerts will include hazardous situations, road closures on Skyline Drive, wildland fires, and other significant incidents that may affect visitors’ time in Shenandoah National Park. To subscribe, text SHENALERTS to 888777.

A separate information channel has been established that allows subscribers to track campground availability. To subscribe, text SHENCAMP to 888777. On weekends, subscribers will receive an early afternoon text about the number of available campsites at each campground. An additional text will be sent when each campground fills.

Subscribers may opt in and out at any time. No subscriber information is retained and text content will be specific to the channel they choose.

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Learn how to sign up for Shenandoah's new alert system! Ranger Roy introduced SHENALERTS and SHENCAMP on Week 3 of the 2022 Fall Broadcast.

Last updated: December 19, 2023

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