• Historic Shot of Canal Boat on the Canal

    Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

    National Historical Park DC,MD,WV

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  • Water Pump Handles Temporarily Removed

    Evitts Creek Hiker-Biker Campground water pump handle has been removed due to bad water samples. Handles will be reinstalled when good water samples are received.

  • Parking Lot Closure

    CSX is now beginning a phase of their bridge project that requires the closure of the Lock 74 parking lot for approximatly 18 months. Access to visitor parking near Lock 75 is now re-opened with a gravel parking lot at the site.

  • Boat Tours at Great Falls

    Due to low water levels in the Great Falls area, call the Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center (301-767-3714) in advance of your trip to confirm the mule-drawn boat tour schedule. Boat Tours on Sunday, August 24th have been cancelled due to low water.

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 09/07/2014, 10/05/2014, 11/02/2014, 12/07/2014

    Location: Fletchers Cove on Canal Road | Map Time: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM Fee Information: Free

The Abner Cloud House is the oldest existing structure along the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal.  It stands near the former Little Falls Skirting Canal. It is the honor and pleasure of Colonial Dames Chapter III to maintain and present to the public The Abner Cloud House as a museum.