Shenandoah National Park


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Shenandoah National Park

(ˌʃɛnənˈdəʊə)
n
(Placename) a national park in N Virginia: established in 1935 to protect part of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Area: 782 sq km (302 sq miles)
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Shen′ando′ah Na′tional Park′


n.
a national park in N Virginia, including part of the Blue Ridge Mountains. 302 sq. mi. (782 sq. km).
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Noun1.Shenandoah National Park - a national park in Virginia for the Blue Ridge Mountains
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
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Found deep in Virginia's Shenandoah National Park, the skeletal remains date back almost two decades, the same time a beloved local teen disappeared.
Like Isle Royale, research in Shenandoah National Park suffered during the shutdown when ecologists were prevented from collecting water samples for their federally funded watershed study.
Another nonprofit was paying a private company to clean portable toilets near two popular trailheads at Shenandoah National Park, which includes a 101-mile (163-kilometer) section of the Appalachian Trail.
A masterpiece of the National Park System, the Blue Ridge Parkway skirts Asheville as it winds 469 miles from Shenandoah National Park to Great Smoky Mountains National Park along the highest peaks of the Southern Appalachians.
"I took this photo two years ago during a weekend trip to Shenandoah National Park in Virginia.
Now, he's creating Work Progress Administration-style posters that showcase some of the country's most-beautiful landscapes--from the iconic valley at Yosemite National Park to the rugged mountains of Grand Teton National Park to the cascading waterfalls in Shenandoah National Park.
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Nestled alongside the Blue Ridge Mountains and serving as one of the gateway destinations to the Shenandoah National Park, the region offers picturesque farmland, scenic vistas, and outdoor adventures for all ages such as hiking, cycling, and water sports.
We performed newly commissioned works at National Parks and other sites of historic interest, like the summit of Hawksbill Mountain in Shenandoah National Park, thirty stories underground in Mammoth Cave National Park, at campgrounds and visitor centers overlooking craggy mountains in North Cascades National Park and rolling peaks in the Great Smoky Mountains, in the shadow of iconic Mount Rainier at Sunrise and Paradise, and nestled among the trees in the Hall of Mosses in the Hoh Rainforest of Olympic National Park.
A young, beautiful firefighter had disappeared in Shenandoah National Park. Her car was discovered in a dirt parking lot along the rugged eastern border.
The group hiked Old Rag Mountain in Virginia's Shenandoah National Park twice last year.

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