Where the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers meet, Harpers Ferry has much to offer both historical and outdoor enthusiasts. You can visit battlefields and explore history or book a day trip flat water tubing or rafting. Try one of the aerial adventure parks too! Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races is just 5 miles away.
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The Appalachian Trail is over 2,000 miles long extending from Maine to Georgia, on the crest of the South Mountain between Washington and Frederick counties in Maryland. The trail offers breathtaking view of the magnificent Cumberland Valley to the west and the renowned Middletown Valley to the east.
Harper's Ferry is located at the confluence of the Shenandoah and Potomac rivers. The original town has been restored and includes exhibits and interpretive presentations. You'll also find a wax museum, arsenal site, armory, B&O Railroad Station, St. Peter's Church, shops and hiking trails. Open year round.