TripAdvisor Reviews Cliffside Inn Harpers Ferry
Travel Blogs from Harpers Ferry
... Appalachian Trail Conservancy saying I did it, and I won't feel like I cheated. It was still plenty of work to paddle that far, and even if I technically won't have hiked the entire trail when I finish, I still will have gone from Georgia to Maine under my own power and walked more than 2,000 miles. That's good enough for me, and it doesn't matter if it's not good enough for someone else. It was good to get off the trail for a few days but still be making progress on the overall ...
... tried and hanged two months later. That all I remember from
history class, but I didn’t remember that Harpers Ferry was the site of so much
fighting during the Civil War and passed back and forth between Union and
Confederate control numerous times. Much of the National Historical Park
focuses on the battlefields around Harpers Ferry.
The central lower town of Harpers Ferry is a lovely mix of
... and ate dinner......then..... the downpour started, and we had been told earlier that a tornado warning was issued earlier for this area, so we decided to stay at the shelter.......mainly because I am lazy, and didn't want to set up a tent in the rain....causing me to carry a wet tent tomorrow! So we get to stay inside the shelter, and listen to the storm pass over......hours later.....off the tin roof :) ....I love it! Thursday, June 12 2014 Headed out of the shelter ...
... states. It started rather unceremoniously with yet another hangover, a slow recovery session, finally put on a big wash of my clothes and then headed out for something to eat by the airport. J had been craving Chinese for the whole trip and today we finally went, had a lovely meal and then headed to the airport.
It does feel weird being on my own now. Obviously I have Andrew and Hannah for the rest of today, but tomorrow in NYC is the start of the ...
... t own property. A local businessman bought the wife and kids and put in his will that they would be freed on his death. He was one of those killed by JB in the raid which meant the wife and kids were inadvertently freed by JB!! The father then bought his own freedom. What a nice ending to a pretty horrible situation.
For Info, the 1st person killed by JB and his 'troops' was an AA working for the railroad company!!!!!!!!
As JB said ...