Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park

4.8
#1 of 323 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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  • You can appreciate the different elevations, overlooks and places to stop, hike or just gaze around throughout the entire length of Skyline Drive. Have done it numerous times and have always enjoyed....  more »
  • We drove all the Skyline drive and stayed at B&B after. Very enjoyable,though slow. It was mid-October, but the colors were just starting to change.Still pretty, and we liked it more than the BRPW.  more »

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