Near Longwood in Clarke County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Appalachian Trail and Bears Den
Erected 1999 by Department of Historical Resources. (Marker Number T-13.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Landmarks • Roads & Vehicles.
Location. 39° 6.944′ N, 77° 51.155′ W. Marker is near Longwood, Virginia, in Clarke County. Marker is on Harry Byrd Highway (Virginia Route 7), on the right when traveling east. Across the divided highway from the intersection of Pine Grove Avenue, Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berryville VA 22611, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Airy Fight (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Lives And Times Of The Snickersville Academy (approx. one mile away); The Snickersville Academy (approx. one mile away); Bluemont (approx. one mile away); Snickersville Turnpike (approx. one mile away); Bluemont Historic District (approx. one mile away); Lt. Col. Roger Preston Chew (1843-1921) (approx. 1.6 miles away); Judge Parker's “Retreat” & the Battle of Cool Spring (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Longwood.
Also see . . . About Bears Den Lodge. (Submitted on June 20, 2007.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,566 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on March 3, 2020, by Linda Walcroft of Strasburg, Virginia. 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 22, 2012, by Warren Krupsaw of Bluemont, Va.. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.