Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park

About the Park

The C&O Canal follows the route of the Potomac River for 184.5 miles from Washington, D.C. to Cumberland, Maryland.

  • Birdwatching
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Camping
  • Children's Programs
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Kayaking
  • Shopping
  • Skiing
  • Tours
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Winter Sports
C&O Canal National Historic Park

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