August 12, 2015
Shenandoah National Park, home to a stretch of great Appalachian Trail wilderness is also the site of over 500 miles of hiking paths throughout its expanse of forests. Whether you’re looking for a daylong hike covering many miles of this beautiful countryside, or just a few hours headed towards one of the park’s many tumbling waterfalls, you’ll find exactly what you like in the diverse options of Shenandoah hiking trails. There are numerous choices in both length and challenge levels to meet everyone’s interest and ability. You’ll find something suitable for both experienced mountaineers, as well as an easy family path among the Shenandoah hiking trails found off of the gorgeous Skyline Drive. Taking a hike through Shenandoah National Park Hiking Trails are excellent for enjoying Shenandoah Fall Foliage, as well.
These Shenandoah hiking trails are just the beginning of all the great romps through the woods offered when you visit this national forest. Not only are the trails stunning in their epic scenery, but taking Shenandoah Skyline Drive up to the numerous trailheads is an adventure all its own, replete with breathtaking views at every turn.
For ideas of things to do in Harrisonburg VA and throughout the Shenandoah Valley when you get off the beaten path, like Shenandoah AutumnFest, be sure to download our free Shenandoah Valley vacation guide!