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The Point, Harpers Ferry

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  • A beautiful view of the river and Maryland Heights. Don't expect a panorama view as the Shenandoah River is obstructed. The Winchester and Potomac Bridge is located beside this area and is a cool old....  more »
  • We went here on a Friday during a nice fall day during our trip to the Shenandoah Mountains. Well worht the visit. We spent a good part of the day walking around Harper's Ferry as well as stopoing.....  more »

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