C&O Canal Towpath

13 Canal St, Cumberland, MD 21502 Get Directions 

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Western Maryland
Biking C&O Canal Towpath
The C&O Canal began as an early transportation roadway. Today it remains a natural and recreational treasure. Hiking and biking on the towpath is a great way to enjoy the parkland.



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November 4, 2019
Barb W
Wonderful and Educational Museum! Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and interesting!I loved the canal boat life size model and relics from the days of canal travel.
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October 25, 2019
Riding off road biking is a challenge; abundant foliage promotes "forest bathing" Turkeys & chipmunks kept us company.
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October 23, 2019
This small museum gives a nice overview of the canal system that helped our country to grow and expand. I especially appreciated the discussion of mules, that enabled the canals to operate in the...