Visitors can access public areas and roads immediately while facilities and other public services are brought back online. Both had been closed since Oct. 1 due to the lapse in congressional appropriations.
“We are excited to be back at work and welcome visitors to Shenandoah National Park,” SNP Superintendent Jim Northup said. “Autumn is a particularly special season to enjoy all that Shenandoah has to offer.”
“October is historically the most visited month on the Parkway, and we’re pleased we can end our season on a high note, providing the high quality visitor experiences that people love about the Parkway,” Parkway Superintendent Mark Woods said.