Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park

4.8
#1 of 320 in Outdoors in Virginia
A designated National Scenic Byway, Skyline Drive, runs 169 km (105 mi) along a mountain ridge and through valleys teeming with wildlife. Traverse it by car, by bicycle, or on horseback. There are over 70 spots where you can stop to snap photos and take in the views. Along the way, mileposts will guide you and help you locate points of interest. About halfway through, expect to see the largest developed area on the drive. You'll find campgrounds and hiking trails here. Remember, it's illegal to feed wildlife. Use our Shenandoah National Park vacation maker website to arrange your visit to Skyline Drive and other attractions in Shenandoah National Park.
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  • We left Washington, DC around 9AM and I made it to my flight leaving Dulles at 6:30PM. Managed to drive the whole drive. Was a little concerned about the time but it went by pretty fast and we were...  more »
  • We drove through Skyline Drive in aw. The views were stunning. As we drove yp the mountain we noticed it raining in the village on one side and blue sky on the other. We saw some deer and squirrels.....  more »

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