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Ball's Bluff Battlefield Regional Park

Balls Bluff Rd., NE, Leesburg, VA 20175
+1 703-737-7800
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as awesome as it gets

to continue the other review, this is a great battlefield that can be walked in an hour, the site... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mark d
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west covina
Very Good Battlefield Site

No, this is not Gettysburg or Antietam, but the site of this battle is worth a quick stop. Take a... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2017
EC13091
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Ellicott City, Maryland
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  • Average11%
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Balls Bluff Rd., NE, Leesburg, VA 20175
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

to continue the other review, this is a great battlefield that can be walked in an hour, the site has a cemetery with 53 unknown soldiers and just 1 known soldier. the only thing i didnt care for was the flag pole had a solar...More

Thank mark d
Reviewed March 12, 2017

No, this is not Gettysburg or Antietam, but the site of this battle is worth a quick stop. Take a while to walk around and see the cemetery. For a Civil War buff like me, this is a hidden gem.

Thank EC13091
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is a great Civil War battlefield to visit - and a chance to stand on hallowed ground. Go during the "warm months" and you'll get a great guided tour. The trails are awesome and the interpretive signs are top notch. There is a great...More

Thank forrestb819
Reviewed July 8, 2016

We walk along this trail to the Potomac every Thankgiving morning. It's beautiful at this time of year. We don't spend any time at the cemetery, but it is unusual because it is so small. We usually spend about an hour because we like to...More

Thank Boonstra
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Perfect for runners, hikers, dog walkers, and history buffs. Learn about the civil war battle and take in the beautiful scenery of the park and the Potomac River. I have been coming here for years and never get tired of it.

Thank Gracehorvath
Reviewed May 28, 2016

We decided to check this place out based on a great recommendation from a friend. He was right! Great hike with amazing views and so nice to combine with learning a bit of history as well. Definitely recommend!

Thank erisley2015
Reviewed May 16, 2016

This is a cool place if you enjoy history. You must walk from the parking lot, but there are good historical markers to read and trails to take you out to look at the river. It's quiet, not heavily traveled, but a good piece of...More

Thank tntcyclist
Reviewed April 23, 2016

This regional park was great and I am already planning on taking my parents when they visit next. There are signs all over about the historic Civil War battle as well as several trails available for hiking. The Park is right on the Potomac River,...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely park that was once a battlefield. It's located inside an inconspicuous subdivision, and it's easy to find, thanks to signage. I recommend stopping in for a walk through some nice scenery.

2  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed April 7, 2016

This is a great place to escape the city, and take a very relaxing walk in the woods. It is safe foe small kids, enjoyable, well-maintained and..... educational to boot! It is one of our "go to" places in Leesburg to just get out in...More

Thank Terry E
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