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Shenandoah National Park

Listed under National Parks in Virginia, United States.

  • Photo of Shenandoah National Park
  • Photo of Shenandoah National Park
  • Photo of Shenandoah National Park
  • Photo of Shenandoah National Park
  • Photo of Shenandoah National Park
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The Shenandoah National Park is located in the Northern part of Virginia and includes the Blue Ridge Mountain Range. The park is 199,017 acres with almost 40% of the land designated as wilderness. The most popular attraction in the park is Skyline Drive.

Skyline Drive is a 105 mile scenic road that takes your through various beautiful sights in Shenandoah. The road has over 75 overlooks to explore the exciting landscapes within the park. There are many trails within the park including Old Rag Mountain which offers rock climbing.

There are also activities offered such as horseback riding, camping bicycling and viewing waterfalls. There are five major campgrounds in the park as well as lodges. Some of the animals that can be found here include black bears, deer, raccoons, skunk, bobcats and many more.

Written by  Cassandra Lund.

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