SNP denies Madison County request to establish new entrance on Rapidan Road

TU members in Virginia breathed a sigh of relief following today’s announcement from Shenandoah National Park Superintendent Jim Northup that the National Park Service has denied Madison County’s request to establish a new entrance for motor vehicles into the park on Rapid
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With Embrace-a-Stream support, Garth Run work continues

“It’s a sign,” said Chubby Damron, showing off a photo of a brookie he caught 5 minutes earlier on Virginia’s Garth Run.  Chubby, president of TU’s Thomas Jefferson Chapter, had snuck away from our stream survey crew to “sample” a restored section of Garth Run further upstream. A trib
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Fishing on the Rapidan River

TU opposes proposed road expansion along Rapidan River

Citing a historically moot promise by President Herbert Hoover for a Madison County entrance to Shenandoah National Park, the Madison Board of Supervisors has proposed opening a new major entrance to the park that would involve reconstructing the dirt road that parallels the Rapidan R
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