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“Fantastic view” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Prospect Peak

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Owner description: A panoramic overlook that stands nearly one thousand feet above the Potomac River.
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Fantastic view”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2013

We stopped here at the overlook since we had reservations at Panorama at the Peak restaurant. The view was outstanding! Later we went in to the restaurant for Sunday brunch and had a window seat. We enjoyed people-watching of the people who stopped to take pictures at the overlook.

Visited November 2013
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Cleveland, Ohio
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Spectacular Sunsets”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2013

This is directly across the street from Panorama at the Peak. Its on the way to Paw Paw Tunnel. This is the BEST place to see the sunset.

Visited August 2013
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Charles Town, West Virginia
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86 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
“Average at best..”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2012 via mobile

I drive to a lot of places in eastern/central wv. There are a TON of places that have much better views than this. If you are looking for trult breathtaking views in wv here are a few ideas. Some require a significant drive time but here you go: 1 Spruce Knob (peak) 2. Bear rocks @ Dolly Sods 3. Cacapon State Park overlook 4. Pendleton point/Blackwater Falls/Blackwater Gorge 5. Along highway 55 heading towards moorefield, and then highway 48 past Moorefield. All of these are significantly better than this overlook. But if you are in Berkeley Springs its worth the drive b/c therr isnt a lot to do there...

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5 Thank booshkie1
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great view”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2012

Worth the 5 minutes drive if you are in Berkeley Springs. If you drive for 5 minutes more you can find a small river access if you have a canoe or kayak.

Visited August 2012
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New Holland, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Nice view”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2012

At this overlook just west of Berkeley Springs on Rt. 9, you can see three states. However, the scrub trees haven't been cut back recently blocking some of the view. There is a more spectacular view of 4 states from Cacapon State Park Mountain Overlook. However, the road to Prospect Peak is in better shape than the one at the state park.

Visited August 2012
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1 Thank Ruth F
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