News Category: October 2012

  • Visitor Spotlight- Silvia Boosten

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      Q. You live in California but come to Shenandoah National Park regularly. Why? A: I first I came to Shenandoah in 1981. My father took me on a driving tour. We stopped at all the overlooks to take pictures. It was beautiful and peaceful. I continued the tradition by bringing my daughter here. I’ve been bringing her to […]

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  • Hundred Mile Club Featured Hikes:

    Wednesday, Oct. 10 – Furnace Mountain This  7-mile hike starts and finishes with a traverse of the open talus slopes of Blackrock and offers 360- degree views of the southern mountains. From Blackrock, we’ll ascend a shoulder of Trayfoot Mountain,  before descending 600′ and ascending 600′ to the summit of Furnace Mountain. This is one […]

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