Shenandoah National Park"Now shall I walk or shall I ride? Ride, Pleasure said. Walk, Joy replied." W.H. DaviesShenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive are the perfect combination of pleasure and joy. Chances are you took a pleasure ride today and found yourself here. You can easily add a bit of joy to your day right here at The Point Overlook.Notice the break in the stone wall and the steps leading to a path. The path takes you just beyond the trees you see ahead to a large boulder just perfect for sitting and contemplating the horizon. It's a beautiful view!Along with the pleasure of a leisurely ride on Skyline Drive, Shenandoah's many gifs include numerous "leg stretcher" trails - short walks to beautiful vistas or cool streams. Ask for recommendations at a visitor center and add a little joy to your pleasure.
|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 721539 N 4260197|
|Decimal Degrees||38.46260000, -78.46085000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 27.756', W 78° 27.651'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 27' 45.36" N, 78° 27' 39.06" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Skyline Dr, Elkton VA 22827, US|
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