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Hello,
  Myself and two friends are looking at doing an A.T. hike through at Shenandoah National Park in Late July this year.
  We are experienced but horribly out of shape.
  The goal is to do 5-7 days.   Probably resupplying once... (Dog Food).
But finding a shower once or twice wouldn't be a bad thing either.
We are planning on back country camping but if we wandered across a campground that would be great.
  Am I making sense?
  I am looking for advice or input on this.
  Scenery would primary importance, safety/ease would also be up there.  Also, avoiding massive changes in elevation.
  (We are working our way back into this...)
  So, any input would be appreciated.
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If you are just getting back into it I'd recommend limiting your time to 2-3 days. That being said there are at least four campgrounds you'll stumble across. All have showers and camp stores.

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I'd start here, and plan on keeping your mileage low...

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