Harpers Ferry Railroad Bridge | West Virginia Rails To Trails


This rail-with-trail bridge crosses the Potomac River near its confluence with the Shenandoah River, at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. A cantilevered section of the bridge allows pedestrian access between Harpers Ferry and the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park (C&O Canal Towpath) and connects the Appalachian Trail from West Virginia to Maryland.


Harpers Ferry National Historical Park


Trail Stats

Trail Status Open
Trail End Points Appalachian Trail at Potomac St. and Shenandoah St. (Harpers Ferry, WV) to C&O Canal Towpath near Sandy Hook Rd. (Sandy Hook, MD)
Counties Jefferson, Washington (Maryland, West Virginia)
Trail Length 0.14 miles
Activities Biking, Walking
Trail Surface Boardwalk
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