Facilities Schedule

Facility Opening/Closing Dates
This information is subject to change.

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Facility

Skyline
Drive Mile

2017
Opening
Dates

2017
Closing
Dates

Comments

Dickey Ridge Visitor Center

4.6

April 17

November 26

Closed for Winter

Byrd Visitor Center

51

March 23 convert to 7-days a week

December 3 convert to weekends only

Now Open Fridays through Sundays, 9:30 - 4:00 when Skyline Drive is open.

Closed on December 24th and 25th, 2016

Closed on January 1st, 2017

FOOD, LODGING & OTHER SERVICES (more...)

Elkwallow Wayside

24

April 7

November 5

Food, gifts, camping supplies

Skyland

41.7 and 42.5

March 30

November 26

Food, lodging, gifts

Skyland stables 41.7 and 42.5 April 7 TBD

Big Meadows Lodge

51.2

May 10

November 5

Food, lodging, gifts

Big Meadows Wayside

51.2

March 23

November 12

Food, gifts, fuel*, camping supplies Pay-at-the-pump available year-round, but since there are frequent power outages, it's still a good idea to enter the Park with a full tank.

Lewis Mountain Cabins and Campstore

57.5

March 17

November 26

Lodging, gifts, camping supplies

Loft Mountain Wayside

79.5

April 6

November 5

Food, gifts, camping supplies

CAMPGROUNDS (more...)

Mathews Arm Campground

22.2

May 3

October 29

Dates subject to change pending construction completion. Not accepting reservations for 2017; first come, first served only.

Big Meadows Campground, Showers/Laundry

51.2

March 24

November 12

1st come-1st served and reservations.

Reservations available 5/5 - 10/28 through:www.recreation.gov

Lewis Mountain Campground

57.5

March 31

October 30

1st come-1st served.

Loft Mountain Campground Campstore, Showers/Laundry

79.5


May 3

October 29


1st come-1st served & reservation sites.

Reservations available 5/5 - 10/28 through:
www.recreation.gov

Dundo Group Campground 83.7 May 3 October 29 Groups only; Reservations through www.recreation.gov

PICNIC GROUNDS (more...)

Dickey Ridge Picnic Grounds

4.7

April 8

November 27

Opening/closing dates are tentative and depend on weather.

Elkwallow Picnic Grounds

24.1

Open year round

Pinnacles Picnic Grounds

36.7

Open year round

Big Meadows Picnic Grounds

51.2

March 25

November 13

Opening/closing dates are tentative and depend on weather.

Lewis Mountain Picnic Grounds

57.5

April 1

October 30

Opens/closes with campground and campstore.

South River Picnic Grounds

62.8

Open year round
No water

Dundo Picnic Grounds

83.7

Open year round

 

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Shenandoah National Park
3655 U.S. Highway 211 East

Luray, VA 22835

Phone:

(540) 999-3500
Use this phone number to contact us for all of your park inquiries!

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