Harpers Ferry Railroad Bridge | West Virginia Rails To Trails

Rail-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.

Notes

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

https://www.nps.gov/hafe/index.htm

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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