Front Royal is a small town in the state of Virginia, with a population of 13.589 residents according to the 2000 census. Front Royal was settled by whites as early as 1738 and was originally known as Lehewtown, and also known as Helltown, due to the abundance of rough and wild mountaineers and river travelers looking for alcohol and women.
Front Royal has been known for a long time as a lumber, agriculture, manufacturing and grain mills town. At the same time, it provided employment in the region for decades after the Civil War. Front Royal is an ideal vacation destination, due to its accommodation, venues and rich history.
Front Royal Canoe is the perfect place to enjoy nature at its best. You have plenty of activities to resort to while you stay here, such as canoing, rafting, boating and fishing. For those of you who are passionate of nature, you have the possibility to camp here. There are special camping facilities, that include the actual camping site, restrooms, picnic tables and showers. Besides the great camping conditions, you will benefit from a wonderful landscape.
Front Royal Camp Ground is the place to go camping in the area, amid the wonderful landscapes of the Shenandoah Valley. At the same time, you can explore the National Park, take a journey on the Skyline Drive and relive history by visiting the nearby battlefields. There are also other activities that you can benefit from, such as fishing, canoing, hiking or just relax in the campground. The amenities here include a large pool, a mini golf course, a playground for the children and a basketball court.
Skyline Ranch Resort. No matter the time you choose to visit Front Royal and its surroundings, the Skyline Ranch Resort and the Shenandoah Valley provide a wonderful vacation destination, for the whole family. There is so much fun that you can have here and so much to see and do, from swimming and fishing, to visiting the nation's capital, Washington. There are breathtaking views that will make you come back here.