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Fort Edward Johnson

Highland Turnpike, West Augusta, VA 24485
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Good Scenic Stop over w/ bathrooms on Route 250 with short historic trail

Stopped by on the way to the highland maple festival in McDowell and Monterey. The scenic view next... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Zephyr_Travel
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Great short hike, especially for Civil War buffs

This is an old breastworks, which today is a shallow trench meandering through the mountainside... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Doug H
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Brooklyn, New York
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23 Mar 2017
“Good Scenic Stop over w/ bathrooms on Route 250 with short historic trail”
23 Aug 2016
“Great short hike, especially for Civil War buffs”
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Highland Turnpike, West Augusta, VA 24485
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Stopped by on the way to the highland maple festival in McDowell and Monterey. The scenic view next to the parking lot is worth a quick stop. As the other review mentioned, the trail is best for it's historic marker story series and reconstructed civil...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is an old breastworks, which today is a shallow trench meandering through the mountainside with a trail running around it. The parking area has a nice view of the valley. There's a latrine there as well. The hike itself is maybe 10 minutes up...More

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