Shenandoah National Park

Forest Fire in Shenandoah National Park Closes Section of Appalachian Trail

Forest Fire in Shenandoah National Park Closes Section of Appalachian Trail

A forest fire at Rocky Mountain in Shenandoah National Park has resulted in a closure to a section of the Appalachian Trail. The closure affects miles 892.1 - 897.3 NOBO (1291.8 -...

Apr 18, 2016 : Zach
The History of Shenandoah National Park

The History of Shenandoah National Park

During the 1920s, the National Park Service was on a campaign to create parks near the population hubs on the east coast. Great Smoky Mountains National Park was one such...

Mar 18, 2016 : Kat Ignatova
Three Important Black Bear Safety Tips

Three Important Black Bear Safety Tips

In which your humble narrator confronts an uppity Shenandoah black bear who has decided to move into his tent.

Feb 6, 2016 : Connor Adams
Crushing Mad Miles

Crushing Mad Miles

I'm currently in Front Royal, about 965 miles into the trip! Since I last posted, we've come almost 300 miles and have really ramped up the intensity. I'm still in...

Jun 3, 2014 : Ellie B.