There’s no shortage of great destinations to plan fall getaways on the East Coast. Still, if you haven’t yet experienced the spectacular beauty of fall in Shenandoah National Park, this year is your perfect opportunity. Average daytime temperatures during the fall in Shenandoah National Park range from the upper 40s to mid-60s, which is the ideal weather to get outside for hiking, biking, and more.
There’s so much to enjoy about fall in Shenandoah National Park, let alone the awe-inspiring Blue Ridge Parkway. You’ll need a few days to explore it all, and luckily staying at our #1-rated Shenandoah Valley Bed and Breakfast or cabins in Virginia offer you the perfect home base. We’re located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley between the exciting towns of Staunton and Lexington, Virginia.
From here, you can enjoy the best of fall in Shenandoah National Park and foliage on the Blue Ridge Parkway, not to mention wine tasting, orchard picking, beautiful fall hikes, and all the other great things to do in the Shenandoah Valley this fall. There’s no better place to call your home base for a few days. Book your room at our #1-rated Shenandoah Valley Bed and Breakfast today!
An Unforgettable Fall in Shenandoah National Park
Fall in Shenandoah National Park is unsurprisingly quite busy. It’s one of the most popular times to visit the park throughout the year, thanks to the breathtaking fall foliage that brightens up the landscapes each September and October. In fact, the fall in Shenandoah National Park is so busy that we recommend you buy your entrance pass online before your visit. Pre-purchased passes will allow you to utilize special lanes at the entrance, reducing overall wait times.
The southern entrance to Shenandoah National Park is about an hour from our Shenandoah Valley Bed and Breakfast, making it an easy day trip from here. The peak season for fall in Shenandoah National Park is usually early October, though you can enjoy fall foliage from September through October. The leaf-peeping season here is longer than in many other parts of the country – sometimes extending into November!
One of our favorite ways to soak up the views each fall in Shenandoah National Park is by taking a scenic drive on Skyline Drive. This 105-mile route is sometimes overshadowed by its neighbor to the south, the Blue Ridge Parkway, but it shouldn’t be. We recommend you take the time to drive the entire length of this magnificent road, which should take about 3 hours – depending on how many people are enjoying fall in Shenandoah National Park and how many times you stop for photos, of course. There are 75 overlooks for you to choose from!
If you’re looking for extended adventures this fall in Shenandoah National Park, we recommend you take one of these top-rated Shenandoah National Park hiking trails. If we had to choose just one, it would be The Stony Man Trail. There are also several incredible waterfalls in Shenandoah National Park, which take on a new and improved look when surrounded by fiery fall hues.
If you want to enjoy even more fall foliage in the Shenandoah Valley, including a foliage guide to the Blue Ridge Parkway, you can read more here. We’re also happy to give you personalized recommendations for how best to enjoy fall in the Shenandoah Valley. But first – you need to secure your spot to make sure you can relax and unwind, surrounded by the splendor of fall in Shenandoah National Park.
A Romantic Getaway in Virginia This Fall
There’s something magical about the colorful fall season in the Shenandoah Valley, and it goes far beyond enjoying the best of foliage this fall in Shenandoah National Park. Fall is also the perfect time to relax and unwind with your sweetheart, enjoying uninterrupted time together and nurturing your relationship. Romantic getaways in Virginia are special – especially when they are spent at our Virginia Bed and Breakfast or our luxury cabins in Virginia.
Our Virginia Bed and Breakfasts offers five exquisite guest rooms, in addition to five of the most romantic cabins in Virginia. Whichever accommodations you choose, you’ll be surrounded by the incredible natural beauty of our 50-acre property and treated to the finest hospitality around.
From quiet days spent on our property to fun adventures this fall in Shenandoah National Park, we know you will have a romantic getaway in Virginia to remember. Book your room at our Shenandoah Valley Bed and Breakfast this fall!