Shenandoah National Park

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Shenandoah National Park, Virginia


Shenandoah National Park  is located in the rolling hills of Virginia.  There are several ways to get to Shenandoah National Park from I-81 and I-66, please see the Shenandoah National Park's page for a map and directions. 
Shenandoah National Park is home to over 500 miles of trails.  It is one of the few national parks that allows dogs on many of its hiking trails, please check Shenandoah website for more details.  Also, over a hundred miles of the Appalachian Trail is found within Shenandoah National Park.  Shenandoah National Park offers people all ages a chance to view wildlife in a natural setting, relax by a waterfall, or even enjoy a picnic at one of the many overlooks and for those that would like to spend the weekend, there are many campgrounds found within the park.  

Shenandoah National Park

Activities: Hiking, Walking, Photography, Wildflower and Wildlife Viewing, Horseback Riding, Scenic By-way
Location: Shenandoah National Park, VA
Directions: There are several entrances to Shenandoah National Park, please see National Parks page for a map.
Trails: There are over 500 miles of trails.  So far the two trails reviewed are Rose River Loop Trail and Compton Peak Trail.
Topography: River, woods, waterfalls, overlooks
Hiking Information: This park is part of the National Park Service and it charges a fee to enter.  Please check the NPS page for current fees.
Trail Map: A map of the park is issued at the park entrance.  Also, several maps can be found on Shenandoah's National Parks page.
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