Horsehead Overlook on Skyline Drive in Shenandoah

Also known as the Horsehead Mountain Overlook, the Horsehead Overlook in Shenandoah National Park is located between Mile Marker 88 and 89 on Skyline Drive. It has an elevation around 2,580 feet and is located between Blackrock Gap and the Riprap Trail Parking area.

Photo Credit: Andy Arthur

When we arrived here on our November 2017 trip on Saturday night, it was pretty much dark. We turned around and headed back to our campsite at the Big Meadows campground a few miles later. This is what we saw: