Emergency Phone Number List

Here are the emergency phone numbers to use if you encounter a situation requiring help while leading a hike for the NVHC.

Just about all the areas we hike in said to call 911.

Here are the ones that had an emergency number you could also use in lieu of 911.


Shenandoah National Park 800-732-0911

In any emergency occurring within the boundaries of Shenandoah National Park, the jurisdiction of SNP Emergency Services supersedes that of any other state or local agency providing emergency services.



C&O Canal National Historical Park: 866-677-6677

Catoctin Mountain National Park: 301-663-9343


West Virginia

Harpers Ferry National Park: 866-677-6677



Rock Creek Park: 202-619-7105