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“Awesome view!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Appalachian National Scenic Trail
Harpers Ferry Center, 799 Washington Street, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-535-6331
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Type: Trails, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Hiking, Camping
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Owner description: Very long hiking trail spanning over 2,100 miles and 14 states.
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Awesome view!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Excellent experience...get out and WALK! Take your camera and binoculars. Sunscreen, too and a wear a hat. Some bug-spray just in case. Keep the kids quiet, not everyone wants to hear your gabbing! Stop every so often and observe the quiet and peace around you!

Visited July 2012
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Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Awesome way to spend an afternoon on a pretty day”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

The trail is well traveled and kept up...even after a recent storm the path was clear. The views are wonderful. Bears Den is definitely worth hiking to.

Visited November 2012
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

The colors for fall were great. The drive and area/s to get out to walk around are very clean and pretty.

Visited October 2012
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Lives up to the hype”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

Hiked from Keys Gap to Harpers Ferry. Great hike with the family - definitely recommend going towards Harpers Ferry - going the other direction is a lot of up hill :) . Beautiful scenery - wear good shows - rocky in many places.

Visited October 2012
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Great outing with kids”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Love that the appalachian trail is so accessible from so many points near DC....kids love exploring bits on day hikes. Fall color hikes are spectacular!

Visited May 2012
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