You’ve Probably Never Been To The Jefferson Rock, An Underrated Famous Landmark In West Virginia
The Mountain State, as part of the Appalachian Mountain range, is covered in rock formations (mainly mountains). But there are notable famous rocks of which to visit for one reason or another. Seneca Rocks, for instance, is a famous rocky landmark. There is also Pinnacle Rock, a rock maze through which to hike (at Coopers Rock), and a famous hiking trail that leads to a ginormous rock called the Endless Wall.
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Before today, had you heard of Jefferson Rock? Or visited? We’d love to know!
Jefferson Rock is located on the Appalachian Trail as it passes through Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. The rock site is open from dawn to dusk. Climbing on the rock is strictly prohibited.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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