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Shenandoah National Park
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hiked the AT for 3 days in Shenandoah National Park in October. We hoped to hit the fall colors but just caught the beginning. The trail through the Skyland and Big Meadows areas was spectacular. The trail is well maintained and marked. There are technical,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank joef5388
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trying to backpack the AT thru Shenandoah National Park, I contacted the Park Rangers who only work Tuesdays and Thursdays via a call back procedure. Once they called back I was being talked out of even coming to the park. She indicated the shelters are...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank BobKPgh
Reviewed September 21, 2019

Get out and breathe in the blue ridge mountains! There's no better way than to find a stretch of the Appalachian Trail and go! The trail is well marked and can easily be picked up at various access points in Shenandoah. The trail also connects...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Sondra W
Reviewed August 21, 2019

Many stops and beautiful views along this scenic path. Great drop off points and paths available. Careful of bears

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 14, 2019 via mobile

Stepping foot on the AT was a massive bucket list tick. Due to time restraints, we only managed to get a few miles in before sunset. Just wow. The beauty of the area, the challenging trail, surrounded by nature - any trail runners dream. I...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

The AT crosses over Skyline drive in many locations. The trails are in good shape and nice to walk on. Many levels of terrain. Recommend checking the elevations before you hike so you know what you are in for. But, go for it !!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank kathleen e
Reviewed July 7, 2019

We did loop hike around Central/North district of Shenandoah National Park starting at popular and incredible scenic Whiteoak canyon, hiking up and down through canyons in Shenahdoah Wilderness (8 portions of wilderness east and west of Skyline Drive and AT) headed north then south bound...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CindyChoj
Reviewed June 10, 2019

did 50 miles on this trail in Mass/CT border area when in Scouts...was thrilled to have the chance to hike on this for a bit while in the park. met some folks doing the whole 2000 miles too! Great scenery, trail is excellent, and lots...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CJsAZ
Reviewed March 25, 2019

Hard to go wrong on the AT if you like to hike and the AT in Shenandoah is no exception. Beautiful, but hilly terrain. It had rained pretty hard the night before our hike and the trails were pretty muddy and hard to get traction...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank pickert2018
Reviewed November 13, 2018

The appalachian trail is part of the hikes in Shenadoah national park. This area of the hiking trails is fairly easy after navigating the more difficult areas.

Date of experience: November 2018
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July 9, 2016|
Response from Jjmat49022 | Reviewed this property |
Thats a difficult question to answer. If going to SNP all the campgrounds tend to be close to the AT.