Shenandoah County offers four seasons of outdoor fun. With over 26% of Shenandoah County covered in National and State Forest, and 178 miles of trails to be explored we offer an abundance of outdoor activities. Clear water, pleasant scenery, diverse wildlife, and 105 miles of river with easy access to the North Fork of the Shenandoah is a paddler’s dream. Winter blues got you down? Hit the slopes at Bryce Resort for skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing just an hour and a half from Washington, D.C.
Hike the wooded trails, paddle down the winding river, or picnic on the open fields. Seven Bends State Park near Woodstock, Virginia, offers many outdoor activities for the entire family.
Shenandoah County, VA, is your gateway to the George Washington National Forest. Easily reached from any of our charming towns, this Appalachian forest immerses you in unspoiled natural beauty.