Appalachian Trail: Gathland State Park to Greenbrier State Park

Civil War battlefields, the original Washington Monument, and a rolling ridgeline await dayhikers and overnighters on this lovely historical section of the AT.
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Civil War battlefields, the original Washington Monument, and a rolling ridgeline await dayhikers and overnighters on this lovely historical section of the AT.

Shelters: Crampton Gap Shelter: sleeps 6; privy. Rocky Run Shelter: sleeps 4; privy.

Trail Facts

  • Distance: 19.6

Waypoints

WPT029

Location: 39.534698, -77.608032

Boonsboro Mtn. Rd

WPT018

Location: 39.497799, -77.619904

Road

WPT016

Location: 39.495983, -77.616402

Trail

WPT001

Location: 39.4058, -77.63958

Gapland Road

WPT032

Location: 39.535435, -77.6036

Parking; Greenbrier State Park

WPT031

Location: 39.535049, -77.606186

I-70 footbridge

WPT006

Location: 39.457333, -77.626404

Road to towers

WPT008

Location: 39.462872, -77.628922

Trail to shelter

WPT015

Location: 39.484852, -77.618736

View to SE

WPT005

Location: 39.4478, -77.627098

Side trail to W

WPT002

Location: 39.410816, -77.64032

Trail to Crampton Gap Shelter

WPT026

Location: 39.527817, -77.6129

Boonsboro Mtn. Rd

WPT003

Location: 39.428566, -77.639183

Rocks to the E

WPT023

Location: 39.499985, -77.62365

Washington Monument

WPT012

Location: 39.469734, -77.618401

Terrain becomes open

WPT021

Location: 39.499283, -77.623367

Mt. Verno picnic pavilion to S

WPT014

Location: 39.484417, -77.619347

Dahlgren Chapel

WPT010

Location: 39.464882, -77.624313

At turns W

WPT025

Location: 39.526932, -77.613167

Telephone line

WPT004

Location: 39.44445, -77.632835

Blue blaze trail to E; leads to Bear Spring Cabin (may be locked)

WPT022

Location: 39.501019, -77.622704

AT turns E @ jct. with trail to Washington Monument

WPT017

Location: 39.497833, -77.617386

Monument Rd

WPT013

Location: 39.484215, -77.619415

Turners Gap; U.S. Alt. 40

WPT028

Location: 39.530567, -77.610016

Blue blaze trail W to Bartram hill

WPT024

Location: 39.504566, -77.620903

Powerline

WPT009

Location: 39.460968, -77.631119

Rocky Run Shelter

WPT027

Location: 39.529915, -77.61087

Bartram hill

WPT011

Location: 39.467335, -77.623848

Powerline

DSCF1571

Location: 39.500584, -77.623047

DSCF1573

Location: 39.499401, -77.623352

DSCF1607

Location: 39.405693, -77.639732

I-70 Footbridge

Location: 39.535069, -77.605965

DSCF1569

Location: 39.500984, -77.622749