Washington in Rappahannock County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Much of what you see, especially to the east and west, is not in the park. Private woodland and pastures are being replaced by homes and commercial properties. The view from Shenandoah's Skyline Drive is changing.
Skyline Drive meanders its way south through the Blue ridge peaks that are visible from here.
Erected by Shenandoah National Park.
Location. 38° 45.855′ N, 78° 13.645′ W. Marker is in Washington, Virginia, in Rappahannock County. Marker is on Skyline Drive, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington VA 22747, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Piedmont (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Town of Washington, Virginia (approx. 5.1 miles away); Kitty Payne (approx. 5.2 miles away); Washington, Virginia (approx. 5.3 A Tale of Two Mills (approx. 5.4 miles away); Ellerslie (approx. 5½ miles away); Indian Old Fields (approx. 5½ miles away); a different marker also named Washington, Virginia (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Also see . . . Shenandoah National Park. National Park Service (Submitted on August 8, 2017.)
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