Gathland State Park

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Home of Civil War journalist George Alfred Townsend, monument to fallen war correspondents. Site of Crampton's Gap, fought over during Battle of South Mountain.
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900 Arnoldstown Rd
Jefferson, MD
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Rated 4 by Leonard S

February 08, 2023

Leonard S

Nice park

It’s a nice quiet place. Nice trails and the national monument to journalists. I have always enjoyed the south mountain region

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Rated 5 by Leonard S

September 04, 2021

Leonard S

nice small park

except for the occasional car or truck its very quite. seems to be well maintained with plenty of trails with the Appalachian running though. the arch is something to see along with the various runs...

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Rated 3 by The_Wanderer1992

January 20, 2021


Small State Park

My husband and I went to this park on a Tuesday afternoon. This park is part of Civil War history and had a lot of lengthy signs to read if you're into your Civil War history which my husband and I...

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