C&O Canal National Historical Park Headquarters

Biking along C&O Canal Photo
The 184.5 mile long canal was once a lifeline for communities along the Potomac River. Today, biking, hiking and history exploration are popular activities.


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1850 Dual Hwy, Suite 100
Hagerstown, MD
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Rated 5 by Naptime17

August 25, 2021


What a view of the falls!

We entered off of MacArthur Boulevard hoping to find an easily accessed overlook of the Great Falls and we were not disappointed!!! A short walk from the parking area along the historic canal...

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Rated 5 by chammeratkins

January 26, 2020


Excellent walking trail

Love coming here with my dog to walk. Safe and friendly atmosphere. Even path and well maintained. Weekends can be busy with bikers and walkers. Relaxing

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Rated 5 by Manmap

October 20, 2019


One of the finest natural areas on the EAs tcost.

We have lived near the Canal for most of our adult life. So many memories....from walking to running, to the JFK Marathon.

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