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-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.

Fall Programs: September 5 to October 29

Download Fall 2017 Ranger Schedule (63kb pdf)

Late Fall Programs: October 30 to November 12

Download Late Fall 2017 Ranger Schedule (34kb pdf)

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 (date 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: October 23, 2017

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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