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Modern American in Shenandoah National Park

Big Meadows

One of several resorts in Shenandoah National Park, Big Meadows has a restaurant and tavern with nightly live music. Highlights from the wide-ranging menu include pecan-crusted trout, oven-roasted turkey and black b…
Mountain in Shenandoah National Park

Hawksbill Mountain

The highest peak in the park (4050ft) is also a well-known nesting area for peregrine falcons. Stand on the rustic stone observation platform at the end of the trail for long-lasting impressions of the park’s wondro…
American in Shenandoah National Park

Pollock Dining Room

Skyland’s dining room serves squares a day. Lunch means sandwiches and burgers, while dinner aims a little fancier – stick to classics like ‘Rapidan Camp Trout’ and ‘Roosevelt Chicken.’
American in Shenandoah National Park

Spottswood Dining Room

Big Meadows’ dining room serves essentially the same menu as Skyland’s, with an old-fashioned rustic lodge ambiance.