Due to a fire at the entrance gate, Thornton Gap - one of the park's busiest entrance stations - will be down to one lane, unable to facilitate cash sales (card only), and will not be high enough for RV's to enter through. Please plan accordingly.
You may also pre-purchase your park pass online at recreation.gov, which will make the overall entrance station experience go quicker.
Lewis Mountain Cabins are now OPEN!
Skyland is currently closed, re-opening on April 7, 2023.
Big Meadows Lodge is currently closed, re-opening on April 21, 2023.
Once you start to explore the park's scenic wonders, chances are you'll want to spend more time to take it all in. Accommodations are conveniently located along Virginia's scenic attraction, Skyline Drive, at the following mile markers:
Surrounded by the astonishing beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains, these lodging options occupy the prime locations in the park.
You can never be too prepared for adventure, so here are a few more helpful links to ensure you're all set for your stay: