State of the Park

This page provides further information about any scheduled closures which may limit access to portions of the park. For the most up-to-date status of park areas, trails, etc. please call the park's Visitor Center at 304-535-6029.

Closures on Maryland Heights No Longer in Effect
cliff face of Maryland Heights
Cliff face of Maryland Heights

NPS Photo/Volunteer K. Simmons, edited by A. Cook

This notice serves to advise the public that the temporary closure to help ensure the successful nesting of peregrine falcons on Maryland Heights within the legislative boundaries of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is no longer in effect.

All areas of Maryland Heights identified as areas closed to visitor use, including climbing activities, as of 04/28/2017 are no longer in effect:

Pursuant to 36 CFR 1.7, notice of the lifting of this temporary and partial closure and public use limitation will be made through removing signs from the affected area, and postings on electronic media.

Tyrone Brandyburg
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Last updated: April 27, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
PO Box 65

Harpers Ferry, WV 25425


(304) 535-6029

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