Washington Monument State Park

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Site of first monument erected to "Father of Our Country," President George Washington. The Cumberland Valley offers superb bird-watching opportunities; the Appalachian Trail passes through.
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6620 Zittlestown Rd
Middletown, MD
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Rated 4 by J8896YQlauries

May 17, 2024



Very small state park with a short hike up to the monument. Beautiful vistas await you. Factoids of GW along the path. Nothing much else here but a few picnic pavilions and restrooms.

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Rated 4 by themamatravels

November 12, 2023


Worth the (Side) Trip

For a cool piece of history, this monument is worth the short hike. It is the first monument dedicated to Washington before all other monuments dedicated to the first president. As your drive up...

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Rated 5 by SneakinDeacon

April 30, 2021



I didn't know this park existed until I was driving along and saw a sign. After a short drive off of the main road I paid a $2.00 entrance fee. The entrance fee in on the honor system where you...

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