Skyline Drive

National Scenic BywayVirginia

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  • Massanutten Lodge - Home of Addie Pollack

    Once home to Addie Pollack, the Massanutten Lodge sits nestled between autumn brushed trees and evergreens.

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  • Dickey Ridge Visitor Center

    Set back against majestic trees and green lawns, the Dickey Ridge Visitor Center welcomes all who traverse Skyline Drive.

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  • Visitors Enjoying a Field Seminar in Big Meadows

    Participants in a field seminar can look in the distance to see the Appalachian Mountain chain.

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  • The Limberlost Trail

    While beautiful at all times of the year, June finds a portion of the Limberlost Trail near the Skyline Parkway surrounded by mountain laurel.

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  • Big Meadows at Byrd Visitor Center

    From Byrd Visitor Center on the Skyline Drive is a stunning view of Big Meadows, where wildflowers can be seen from spring to fall.

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  • Hiking Along Stony Man Mountain in Shenandoah National Park

    A hiker stops for a rest and to enjoy the view of Skyline Drive and the Shenandoah Valley from Stony Man.

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  • Lewis Mountain Cabin

    This black and white photo depicts one of the early Lewis Mountain cabins.

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  • The Brown House

    Hidden in the trees is the original Brown House, which was frequented by President Hoover and wife during the summer months.

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  • White Oak Canyon

    During the fall, the reds, yellows, oranges, and browns mix with conifers to provide incredible memories.

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  • Sunset on the Skyline

    Looking west from Hazeltop Overlook near the end of Skyline Drive, the sun drifts through the clouds to silhouette several ridges in the distance.

  • Big Meadow at Dusk

    Dusk paints the Big Meadow area in soft browns and golds.

  • View from Big Meadow Lodge

    A gnarled tree rises from Massanutten Mountain in this view of the Shenandoah Valley.

  • Skyline Drive Overlook

    A group of fall touched trees is set apart from the rich autumn golds of the nearby forest.

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