This Easy Hike In Maryland Is Loaded With Civil War History

Hiking season is finally here and there are hundreds of trails to explore in the Old Line State. Ditch the crowds and explore historic ruins at the underrated Fort Foote Park. Read on to learn more about this little known but fascinating spot that will take you back in time.

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Fort Foote Park is located at:

National Park Service George Washington Memorial Parkway

Fort Foote Road

Fort Washington, MD 20744

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