Tag: National Park Service
The National Park Service is excited to announce Project Parkway – Campground Cleanup on Saturday, April 21. The goal of this first-of-its-kind event is to rally Parkway lovers, volunteers, partners and staff to prepare all 8 of the Parkway’s campgrounds for the May opening during a single morning of dedicated service in celebration of National Park Week.
U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) and Rob Portman (R-OH) introduced the National Park Service Legacy Act.
Jennifer Flynn named superintendent of Shenandoah National Park, Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park
Jennifer Flynn has been named the new superintendent of Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park and Shenandoah National Park.
Shenandoah National Park has awarded the 2017 Shenandoah National Park Trust Research Grant to Ellen L. Frondorf.
Shenandoah National Park officials are lifting a parkwide fire ban that was put in effect last month.
Jim Northup, superintendent of Shenandoah National Park and Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park, has announced his retirement.
Shenandoah National Park was recognized as a Virginia Center for Environmental Education Excellence.
On January 1, 2017, Shenandoah National Park will implement the second phase of its plan to raise the entrance fees to the park.
Shenandoah National Park has extended fire restrictions to the entire area of the Park effective Monday, November 21, at 8:00 a.m.
Shenandoah National Park began fire restrictions in the South District of the park on Wednesday at 8:00 a.m.
Shenandoah National Park is displaying 13 art quilts created to celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service from through October 24.
A new study shows that spring is beginning earlier than its historical average in 75 percent of the national parks examined.
Applications are being accepted for the Shenandoah National Park Trust research fellowship program.
The National Park Service has been celebrating its 100th anniversary this year by urging Americans to “find their park.”
A series of special National Park Service ranger programs and other events highlight various stories related to the history of the Shenandoah Valley.
Shenandoah National Park will be co-hosting the 83th annual Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni Reunion on Saturday.
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park will offer a series of special National Park Service ranger programs this September.
Shenandoah National Park extends an invitation to join us in celebrating the 100th birthday of the National Park Service this week.
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park and its partners will offer a series of special programs on the history of the Shenandoah Valley.
On August 25, 1916 President Woodrow Wilson created the National Park Service as a separate agency to manage the nation’s national parks and monuments.
Stephen T. Mather was a successful businessman, brilliant promoter, and a visionary who became the first director of the National Park Service.
Stace Carter presents “Sharing Your Outdoor Adventures: Digital Storytelling 101” at Court Square Theater on Monday, June 25 at 7:00 pm.
The National Park Service has been awarded a $90 million FASTLANE Grant from the USDOT for repairs to Arlington Memorial Bridge.
Arts and the Parks is hosted by the Virginia Quilt Museum in partnership with Arts Council of the Valley.
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park and its partners will offer a series of special National Park Service ranger programs.
Governor Terry McAuliffe celebrated 80 years of Virginia State Parks and the centennial anniversary of the National Park Service.
Shenandoah National Park is sponsoring a free concert series in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service in 2016.
Shenandoah National Park will host two events this spring celebrating the National Park Service Centennial.