Ranger Programs

A volunteer leading a group of people into a meadow.
A volunteer leads a group of visitors into Big Meadows to learn about the ways plants and animals have adapted to that unique ecosystem.

NPS/Mary O'Neill


Explore Shenandoah with a Ranger

Ranger programs have ended for the season. Programs will start back up again in the spring of 2018.

Ranger-guided programs give visitors the opportunity to explore the wonders of the park with a ranger. Programs are offered in spring, summer, and fall. Discover the many stories of Shenandoah's past, take a walk through the splendor of a unique mountain meadow, or learn about the many animals and plants that thrive in Shenandoah National Park.

Rapidan Camp Tours

Tours to Rapidan Camp begin May 27, 2017 and will end on October 29. Tours will start back up again for the 2018 summer season (dates TBA). Tour reservations can be made up to six months in advance at Recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777.

Learn about Special Events in Shenandoah National Park.

Last updated: November 28, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Shenandoah National Park
3655 U.S. Highway 211 East

Luray, VA 22835


(540) 999-3500

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