Fees

Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park
Thornton Gap Entrance via U.S. 211

Visitors to Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park can purchase an entrance permit (valid for the day of purchase and next six days.) Frequent visitors to Shenandoah may want to purchase an annual Shenandoah pass. There are also annual and lifetime passes that cover entrance at all National Park Service units and/or Federal areas.

To request an Educational Fee Waiverclick here.

2019 Entrance Fee Free Days

  • January 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • April 20: First Day of National Park Week/National Junior Ranger Day
  • June 15: Park Neighbor Day (Shenandoah National Park only)
  • August 25: National Park Service Anniversary
  • September 28: National Public Lands Day
  • November 11: Veterans Day Weekend

Permits

Organized events such as sporting events, ceremonies and large group gatherings, including group bicycle rides and car cruises may require a Special Use Permit.

Filming

Commercial Filming of any type requires a permit.