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At Shenandoah National Park, the Earth touches the sky

WTOP columnist Greg Redfern visited Shenandoah National Park this past Friday to discuss asteroids and comets.

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 06:17pm EDT

Tags: Greg Redfern, The Space Place,

Quarter to honor Shenandoah National Park

The U.S. Mint is issuing a quarter honoring Shenandoah National Park this week.

Monday - 03/31/2014, 11:18am EDT

Tags: U.S. Mint, Front Royal, Va.

Snowstorm dampens Shenandoah National Park fire

Thursday - 03/06/2014, 07:50am EST

Tags: fire

Wildfire in Shenandoah National Park grows over 100 acres

Saturday - 03/01/2014, 11:40pm EST

Tags: wildfire

Skyline Drive reopens in time for peak fall foliage

The end of the government shutdown couldn't come soon enough for the communities along the Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah National Park as the park welcomes visitors during the peak of the fall foliage.

Friday - 10/18/2013, 05:49am EDT

Tags: foliage, Skyline Drive, shutdown, National Park Service, Hank Silverberg, leaves, fall

Some states could take over operation of national parks

Closed national parks and monuments are one of the most visible signs of the government shutdown. They've also been the subject of many protests.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 06:07pm EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, shutdown, national parks,

Shenandoah hotels temporarily lay off employees due to shutdown

The closure of national parks, including Shenandoah National Park in Virginia, has led to more than 300 temporary layoffs in the state, according to the Virginia Workforce Network and the company that runs several hotels in the park.

Thursday - 10/03/2013, 02:18pm EDT

Tags: shutdown, government shutdown, Delaware North Cos. Parks & Resorts, Luray

Shenandoah National Park plans controlled burn

Monday - 09/30/2013, 08:14am EDT


Big Meadows access to be restricted during planned burn

Access to Big Meadows in Shenandoah National Park will be restricted to the public during a planned burn by the park's fire managers.

Friday - 09/27/2013, 05:32pm EDT

Tags: Big Meadows, prescribed burn

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