One of America's favorite mountain drives

This 105-mile national scenic byway offers priceless views along the crest of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains. Skyline Drive is open all year, weather permitting.

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Visiting Skyline Drive During Winter?

The most up-to-date information about the status of Skyline Drive is on our phone line: 540-999-3500, option 1, then option 1 again.

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One of The Best Rock Scrambles in Virginia

Exposed summit rocks in the park are a billion years old, and offer spectacular panoramic views and scramble opportunities.

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Wildlife Abounds

Shenandoah is a wildlife refuge. More than 50 species of mammals, and over 200 species of birds, call Shenandoah home.

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National Parks: America's Best Idea

"I can still remember the warmth of my father's hand as we walked together, and him describing every tree, and plant, and animal that we saw." - Ken Burns recalling his visit to Shenandoah National Park

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While some visitors choose a scenic drive along Skyline Drive, others opt to explore meadows and forests by foot. Spring with its many clear days a... more

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