HARPERS FERRY, W.VA.
This picturesque destination sits at the confluence of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers. The Appalachian Trail runs through the tiny town, where attractions include museums and Civil War battlegrounds. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park features about 20 miles of hiking trails, and companies like River Riders offer tubing and rafting. 67 miles northwest, historicharpersferry.com