Shenandoah Valley

Shenandoah Valley

Press Room

The online press room is designed for members of the print, broadcast, freelance, and electronic media. Need information or images for a story? You’re in the right place. We’re committed to providing quick and accurate information, additional resources, photography and video for editorial use. We help coordinate media visits, FAM tours, and interviews with destinations and attractions throughout the Valley.

MEDIA CONTACT

Kathy Moore
Moore Public Relations
540-886-3131
[email protected]

WHAT WE DO

  • Provide background information
  • Access to sources and images
  • Assist editors and travel writers with developing story ideas
  • Coordinate FAM and press trips (Note: some restrictions apply.)
  • Itinerary development
  • Fact-checking

Press Releases

Ride The Drive: Your Chance To Cruise Skyline Drive (without a car!)

March 5, 2017

On April 23, 2017 Shenandoah National Park will open the north district of Skyline Drive to non-motorized vehicles only to celebrate National ParkRx Day and National Park Week. “Ride the Drive” is a pilot event to promote opportunities for alternative modes of transportation and recreation, promote health and well-being, and enhance the visitor experience by providing an opportunity to […]

Top Romantic Getaways in the Shenandoah Valley

February 1, 2017

February may be known as the month of love, but Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley celebrates love with romantic getaways year ‘round. Gracious inns, boutique hotels, and cozy cabins are perfect for a special escape no matter the holiday or occasion. Bordering Shenandoah National Park in Luray are the timber frame cabins of Shadow Mountain Escape. Beautifully […]

Free Admission Dates to Shenandoah National Park in 2017

January 2, 2017

On these ten days in 2017, Shenandoah National Park (and all national parks across the country) will waive admission fees, so grab your calendar and start making plans for your next adventure. Need ideas on where to go, what to see or do, and where to stay? Check out all the great tips on Visit Skyline Drive. […]

Travel to the Shenandoah Valley On The Rise

September 23, 2016

The Shenandoah Valley Travel Association (SVTA) is pleased to announce that tourism in the region is growing, and that a newly redesigned website is ready for visitors. Travel data from the past five years shows visitor spending in the region has been on a continued upswing. The Virginia Tourism Corporation reports that travel-related expenditures in the Shenandoah Valley were up 13.8% between 2011 […]

Shenandoah Valley: In The Travel Media Spotlight

September 20, 2016

It is with great pleasure that we continue to work together to put the Shenandoah Valley in the travel media spotlight. This year, the Shenandoah Valley Travel Association (SVTA) attended the MATPRA Media Marketplace in Easton, Maryland. This is the mid-Atlantic’s biggest media event that is focused exclusively on travel writers. More than 50 journalists […]