News Releases


Shenandoah National Park Announces Spring 2021 Opening Dates

Facilities in Shenandoah National Park are beginning to open and will continue to open throughout the spring. Visitor Centers The park’s two visitor centers are now open with rangers providing information at outdoor contact stations and the Park Stores located inside...

Free Entrance Days in 2021

On six days in 2021, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee (including Shenandoah National Park) will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2021:  January 18: Birthday of Martin Luther...

Veterans and Gold Star Families Granted Free Lifetime Access

US military veterans and Gold Star families will be granted free access to America's public lands. Beginning on Veterans Day, November 11, 2020, Gold Star Families and U.S. military veterans will receive free access to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas,...

There’s so much to see!

So,  what should I do first?

We know there is a lot to see and do in the Park.  So we decided to create a seasonal top 10 lists for those who have only limited time. We asked park rangers to give us their best recommendations. Learn more about what they suggested: the Top 10 Things to Do in Shenandoah National Park.