• Historic Shot of Canal Boat on the Canal

    Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

    National Historical Park DC,MD,WV

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  • Road to Big Slackwater Boat Ramp Closed

    For 60 days contractors will be replacing the bridge on the road to the the boat ramp. The road will be closed for non-offical traffic. More »

  • 15 Mile Creek Campground closed Evening of May 9

    Attention Campers: Fifteenmile Creek Campground will be closed for repairs May 9th, 5pm to May 10th, 1pm. **The nearest alternative car-camping sites are Paw Paw Tunnel located on Mile 156.1 or McCoys Ferry on Mile 110.4. Thank you for your cooperation.

  • Howard Street Parking Lot Closed in Cumberland

    Starting Mon. April 21, 2014, the paved lot under the I-68 Bridge at Howard St. used for long-term trail parking for the towpath and GAP will be closed for continued bridge repair. Use the gravel lot adjacent to the Footer Dye Works Building instead.

  • Howard Street Parking Lot Closed in Cumberland

    Starting Mon. April 21, 2014, the paved lot under the I-68 Bridge at Howard St. used for long-term trail parking for the towpath and GAP will be closed for continued bridge repair. Use the gravel lot adjacent to the Footer Dye Works Building instead.

Event Details

  • Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 08/10/2013 to 08/25/2013

    Location: Williamsport Time: 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: Free

Join Rangers on a one-hour program that includes a ride on a replica canal launch boat. Tour Lock House 44, participate in a lock demonstration and learn about canal life at Williamsport. Weekends from Memorial Day to mid-August 10:30, 12:15, 1:30 and 3:00. Sign up for programs in the Williamsport Cushwa Visitor Center. 12 people per program. For more information 301-582-0813