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Outdoor Recreation

Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley is a hub of outdoor recreation, offering hundreds of miles of trails and roads to hike, bike, or ski. Rent a cabin and go horseback riding in a national forest all weekend, or canoe, fish and swim the storied Shenandoah River. You can play golf, ride an ATV or even rock climb and rappel from a mountain side.

Massanutten Resort

Massanutten Resort

A breathtaking property, Massanutten Resort features 6000 acres of mountain fun at its very best. Unique in both its size, variety of amenities, and outstanding condo and hotel accommodations, Massanutten has secured its spot as one of the premier all-seasons resort...

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Bryce Resort

Bryce Resort

Looking for a beautiful, affordable, vacation venue with year round activities for the entire family! Come on out to Bryce Resort! Our 18-hole championship golf course, Zipline Adventure, Mountain Bike Park, summer tubing, and Lake Laura will keep you busy in the...

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Skyline Drive – Shenandoah National Park

Skyline Drive – Shenandoah National Park

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Please click HERE for COVID-19 details. Ride the sky and relax. Skyline Drive, a designated National Scenic Byway, covering 105 miles of meandering roadway with 75 breathtaking overlooks along the crest of the mountains. Hike in the shade of oak trees...

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Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park

Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park

Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park became the 388th unit of the United States National Park Service when it was authorized on December 19, 2002. The National Historical Park was created to protect several historically significant locations in the...

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City of Waynesboro

City of Waynesboro

Located at the intersection of Shenandoah National Park’s Skyline Drive, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Appalachian Trail, Waynesboro is Divinely Placed Among the Adventure, whether your tastes run toward biking, hiking and scenic drives, or paddling and fly fishing...

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10 Hikes from Skyline Drive

10 Hikes from Skyline Drive

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Shenandoah National Park will begin it’s phased re-opening at 8:00 a.m. Saturday, May 23rd with a number of restrictions.  Please click HERE for the full details.  Day traffic only, no overnight lodging available. With more than 500 miles of trails,...

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Front Royal Outdoors

Front Royal Outdoors

Front Royal Outdoors is located on US 340 South, three miles past  the entrance to Skyline Drive.  We offer canoe, kayak, raft and tube trips on the legendary Shenandoah River between the Shenandoah National Park and George Washington National Forest. While floating...

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Outdoor Adventure Experiences, Inc.

Outdoor Adventure Experiences, Inc.

Outdoor Adventure Experiences (OAE) is a Recreational Guide Service offering 4, 6, and 8 hour guided trips going rafting, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, river tubing, top-rope rock climbing, caving, and swimming hole trips. At OAE we offer over 10 different...

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WILD GUYde Adventures

WILD GUYde Adventures

WILD GUYde adventures offer Rock Climbing, Caving, Paddling and more outdoor adventures for you, centrally located within the Shenandoah Valley! We believe that an amazing alchemy occurs when we mix the ingredients of exciting activities and challenge, skills and...

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Massanutten Adventures

Massanutten Adventures

A new adventure for every day of the week with Massanutten Adventures. Our canoe, kayak, rafting and tubing adventures take place on the South Fork of the Shenandoah River. This beautiful, crystal clear mountain river passes through picturesque farmlands reminiscent...

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Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Shenandoah National Park is open with some restrictions.  Please click HERE for the full details. Nature’s Calling and Shenandoah National Park is the answer! Just 75 miles from the bustle of Washington, D.C., Shenandoah National Park is your escape...

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Teamlink

Teamlink

Teamlink / Shenandoah Mountain Guides has provided world-class guided adventures and unforgettable team focused programs in the Blue Ridge Mountains and Potomac Highlands of VA, WV and MD for over 25 years.  Our guided adventures range from “soft adventures” –...

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Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway

The Blue Ridge Parkway runs along the eastern border of the legendary Shenandoah Valley. At each Parkway entrance a directional sign indicates ‘north’ or ‘south’. North, toward the north end of the Parkway, leads to Skyline Drive in Shenandoah National Park. South,...

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Caverns Country Club Resort

Caverns Country Club Resort

Opened in May 1976 by the Luray Caverns Corporation and designed by Mal Purdy of Livingston, NJ. The Caverns Country Club sits high above the banks of the Shenandoah river, these 6,499 yards of gently rolling fairways seem to touch the mountain foothills. Amid vistas...

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Shenandoah River Adventures

Shenandoah River Adventures

Located in the beautiful little town of Shenandoah, Virginia at 415 Long Avenue, we are close to all the attractions and sites of the Shenandoah Valley. Our location near Luray Caverns, Shenandoah National Park, and the George Washington National Forest makes us an...

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Shenandoah River Outfitters

Shenandoah River Outfitters

Shenandoah River Outfitters offer River Log cabins which are open all year-with hot tubs! Or rough it a little with tent camping with hot showers. A picnic table, charcoal grill and fire pit at each site.  Call today for your great escape to the Shenandoah River and...

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George Washington and Jefferson National Forests

George Washington and Jefferson National Forests

Visit the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests for 1.8 million acres of recreational opportunities. The 8 districts extending from Winchester to Bristol offer camping, picnicking, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, the Appalachian Trail, fishing, hunting,...

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Fort Valley Ranch

Fort Valley Ranch

Horse Riding–Ranch Packages Whether you are looking for a guided horseback ride on one of our sure-footed trail horses or bring your own horse, Fort Valley Ranch, nestled in the Massanutten Mountains of the National Forest, has the perfect setting. We have miles of...

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Star B Stables

Star B Stables

Welcome to Star B Stables, located near Staunton, VA in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. We provide the opportunity for you to “escape” into the countryside for an hour while you enjoy a guided horse trail ride. You don’t have to have any experience with horses to...

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Jordan Hollow Stables

Jordan Hollow Stables

Located at the newly constructed Bar M Boarding Stables, Jordan Hollow Stables is located in Stanley, Virginia only minutes from the world-famous Luray Caverns in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Our many personable trail guides will take you on a...

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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

A visit to this quaint, historic community, at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers, is like stepping into the past. Stroll the picturesque streets, visit exhibits and museums, or hike our trails and battlefields. Jefferson Rock is a popular destination...

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Hike the Appalachian Trail

Hike the Appalachian Trail

The Appalachian Trail is a 2,181-mile public footpath that traverses some of America’s most scenic, wooded, pastoral, wild, and culturally resonant lands. Shenandoah National Park includes a 101-mile portion of the Appalachian Trail. The trail traces the ridge of the...

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Sherando Lake: 24 Acres of Summer Fun

Sherando Lake: 24 Acres of Summer Fun

During August in the Shenandoah Valley, few outdoor pleasures can match the lure of a Blue Ridge mountain lake surrounded by towering pines and shady hardwoods. And Sherando Lake Recreation Area near Lyndhurst, Virginia, is one of the prettiest options travelers have....

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