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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park(Harpers Ferry)
Owner description: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is indeed one of the crown jewels in the National Park Service. Covering over 4,000 acres in 3 states (WV, VA and MD) at the scenic... more Owner description: Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is indeed one of the crown jewels in the National Park Service. Covering over 4,000 acres in 3 states (WV, VA and MD) at the scenic confluence of the Shenandoah and Potomac rivers and the Potomac River water gap through the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Park features an amazing diversity of American History all in one place: Great figures such as George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, John Brown, Frederick Douglass, Robert E. Lee, U.S. Grant, "Stonewall" Jackson, JEB Stuart, Philip Sheridan, W.E.B. Du Bois, Kate Field and many others swirl around Harpers Ferry like a whirlwind! The C&O Canal National Park, Appalachian National Scenic Trail and the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail all converge at Harpers Ferry NHP. Twenty miles of hiking trails in the Park offer more than a one weekend getaway. Local private businesses offer whitewater rafting, tubing, fishing and many outdoor activities, along with dining and overnight accommodations. Come visit beautiful Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and be swept away by the mountains, the rivers and the history for a visit you and your family will long remember! less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; National Parks
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Appalachian Trail Conference Headquarters
Appalachian Trail Conference Headquarters(Harpers Ferry)
The 'psychological half- way point' on the Appalachaian Trail: rest up, share your adventures, and eat lots of ice cream.
Attraction type: Convention Centers
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Appalachian National Scenic Trail
Appalachian National Scenic Trail(Harpers Ferry)
Very long hiking trail spanning over 2,100 miles and 14 states.
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
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Armory Canal Trail
Armory Canal Trail(Harpers Ferry)
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
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Shepherdstown Visitors Center
Shepherdstown Visitors Center(Shepherdstown)
Owner description: Historic Shepherdstown, the oldest town in the state of West Virginia, nestled in the lower Shenandoah Valley - is only 90 minutes from the Washington/Baltimore metropolitan areas... more Owner description: Historic Shepherdstown, the oldest town in the state of West Virginia, nestled in the lower Shenandoah Valley - is only 90 minutes from the Washington/Baltimore metropolitan areas but miles away from the stress and rushed lifestyle of the city. Stroll along German Street, filled with more than a dozen fine dining and casual restaurants, unique locally-owned shops offering everything from baby clot less
Attraction type: Visitor Centers
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All places to eat » Places to eat

John's Cafe & Grill
John's Cafe & Grill
Ranked #1 of 27 Restaurants in Ranson
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
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Taco Mex
Ranked #2 of 27 Restaurants in Ranson
Cuisines: Mexican
Vivo Restaurant and Bar
Vivo Restaurant and Bar
Ranked #3 of 27 Restaurants in Ranson
Cuisines: Vietnamese
Dining options: Dinner
Glory Days Grill
Glory Days Grill
Ranked #4 of 27 Restaurants in Ranson
Price: $7 - $19
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Five Guys
Five Guys
Ranked #5 of 27 Restaurants in Ranson

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Holiday Inn Express Charles Town
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Charles Town
$112 - $200
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Ranson
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Bavarian Inn
3.5 of 5
Bavarian Inn
$166 - $266
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Shepherdstown
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Hampton Inn & Suites Charles Town
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Charles Town
$134 - $236
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Charles Town
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