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Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park
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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. Make Skyline Drive a part of your Shenandoah National Park vacation plans using our Shenandoah National Park trip generator.
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  • Took the skyline drive with my fiance because why not? We we were in the area and have never been there before so we wanted to get the best views. As we entered the drive we wondered what kinds of ani...  more »
  • Ok, so the foliage might be a little thin, and the attractions and services are, well: closed, but a December weekday on the Blue Ridge is perfect if you want to enjoy the amazing vistas in peace. We ...  more »
  • Week of Thanksgiving. We drove from PA to TN with a day trip through the 105 miles of Skyline Drive. It was relaxing with many overlooks and vistas. We should have stayed longer and will make this a d...  more »