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    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.

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    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.

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  • Abner Cloud House Open House

    Sunday, March 3, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, April 3, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, April 4, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, April 5, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, April 6, 2013

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  • Bell and History Day

    Saturday, April 6, 2013

    Special Event More

  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, April 6, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Canal Pride Days

    Saturday, April 6, 2013

    C&O Canal Pride Days is the largest volunteer event in the park! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, April 7, 2013

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  • Abner Cloud House Open House

    Sunday, April 7, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, April 7, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, April 10, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, April 11, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, April 12, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, April 13, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, April 13, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, April 14, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, April 14, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, April 17, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, April 18, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, April 19, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, April 20, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, April 20, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Canal Pride Days

    Saturday, April 20, 2013

    C&O Canal Pride Days is the largest volunteer event in the park! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, April 21, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, April 21, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, April 24, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, April 25, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, April 26, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, April 27, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, April 27, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Canal Pride Days

    Saturday, April 27, 2013

    C&O Canal Pride Days is the largest volunteer event in the park! More

  • Lockhouse 25 Open House

    Saturday, April 27, 2013

    Explore the stories of the canal and lockhouse! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, April 28, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, April 28, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, May 1, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, May 2, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, May 3, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, May 4, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, May 4, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, May 5, 2013

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  • Abner Cloud House Open House

    Sunday, May 5, 2013

    Open House More

  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, May 5, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, May 8, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, May 9, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, May 10, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, May 11, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, May 11, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • 20th Maine Civil War Camp Reenactment

    Saturday, May 11, 2013

    Experience the Tavern area as it would have looked like at various times throughout the civil war. More

  • Lockhouse 25 Open House

    Saturday, May 11, 2013

    Explore the stories of the canal and lockhouse! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, May 12, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, May 12, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • 20th Maine Civil War Camp Reenactment

    Sunday, May 12, 2013

    Experience the Tavern area as it would have looked like at various times throughout the civil war. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, May 15, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, May 16, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, May 17, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, May 18, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, May 18, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Canal Pride Days

    Saturday, May 18, 2013

    C&O Canal Pride Days is the largest volunteer event in the park! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, May 19, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, May 19, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Organ Griders Demonstration

    Sunday, May 19, 2013

    Washington Area Organ Grinder Society demonstrate this unique and historic entertainment. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, May 22, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, May 23, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, May 24, 2013

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  • Hancock Visitor Center Open

    Friday, May 24, 2013

    VC open More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, May 25, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, May 25, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, May 26, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, May 26, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, May 29, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, May 30, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, May 31, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, June 1, 2013

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  • Fishing Rodeo

    Saturday, June 1, 2013

    Free fishing day for kids More

  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, June 1, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Lockhouse 25 Open House

    Saturday, June 1, 2013

    Explore the stories of the canal and lockhouse! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, June 2, 2013

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  • Abner Cloud House Open House

    Sunday, June 2, 2013

    Open House More

  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, June 2, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, June 5, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, June 6, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, June 7, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, June 8, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Saturday, June 8, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, June 9, 2013

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  • Riley's Lockhouse Open House

    Sunday, June 9, 2013

    Voluneers demonstrate canal life from a historic lockhouse. More

  • Maritime Voices

    Sunday, June 9, 2013

    Washington Revels Maritime Voices perform canal and other maritime songs. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, June 12, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, June 13, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, June 14, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, June 15, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, June 16, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, June 19, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, June 20, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, June 21, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, June 22, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, June 23, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, June 26, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, June 27, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, June 28, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, June 29, 2013

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  • Hancock Barge Bash

    Saturday, June 29, 2013

    special event More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, June 30, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, July 3, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, July 4, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, July 5, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, July 6, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, July 7, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, July 10, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, July 11, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, July 12, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, July 13, 2013

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  • 150th Civil War Anniversary of the Retreat Through Williamsport

    Saturday, July 13, 2013

    150th Civil War anniversary More

  • Lockhouse 25 Open House

    Saturday, July 13, 2013

    Explore the stories of the canal and lockhouse! More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, July 14, 2013

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  • 150th Anniversary of the March to Falling Waters

    Sunday, July 14, 2013

    re-enactment More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, July 17, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, July 18, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, July 19, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, July 20, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, July 21, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, July 25, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, July 26, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, July 27, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, July 28, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, August 1, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, August 2, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, August 3, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, August 4, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, August 7, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, August 8, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Thursday, August 8, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, August 9, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Friday, August 9, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, August 10, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Saturday, August 10, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Launch Boat Program

    Saturday, August 10, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, August 11, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Sunday, August 11, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Launch Boat Program

    Sunday, August 11, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, August 14, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Wednesday, August 14, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, August 15, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Thursday, August 15, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, August 16, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Friday, August 16, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, August 17, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Saturday, August 17, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Launch Boat Program

    Saturday, August 17, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, August 18, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Sunday, August 18, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Launch Boat Program

    Sunday, August 18, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Sunday Circles

    Sunday, August 18, 2013

    History Talk More

  • Sunday Circles

    Sunday, August 18, 2013

    History Talk More

  • Sunday Circles

    Sunday, August 18, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, August 21, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Wednesday, August 21, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, August 22, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Thursday, August 22, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, August 23, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Friday, August 23, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, August 24, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Saturday, August 24, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Launch Boat Program

    Saturday, August 24, 2013

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  • Williamsport Canal Days

    Saturday, August 24, 2013

    Special Event More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, August 25, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Sunday, August 25, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Launch Boat Program

    Sunday, August 25, 2013

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  • Williamsport Canal Days

    Sunday, August 25, 2013

    Special Event More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, August 28, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Wednesday, August 28, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, August 29, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Thursday, August 29, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, August 30, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Friday, August 30, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, August 31, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Saturday, August 31, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, September 1, 2013

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  • Ferry Hill Open

    Sunday, September 1, 2013

    VC open for season More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, September 4, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, September 5, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, September 6, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, September 7, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, September 8, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, September 12, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, September 13, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, September 14, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, September 15, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, September 19, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, September 20, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, September 21, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, September 22, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, September 25, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, September 26, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, September 27, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, September 28, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, September 29, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, October 3, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, October 4, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, October 5, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, October 6, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, October 9, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, October 10, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, October 11, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, October 12, 2013

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  • 7th Pennsylvania Civil War Camp Reenactment

    Saturday, October 12, 2013

    Experience the Great Falls area as it would have been like throughout the U.S. Civil War. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, October 13, 2013

    Ranger Program More

  • 7th Pennsylvania Civil War Camp Reenactment

    Sunday, October 13, 2013

    Experience the Great Falls area as it would have been like throughout the U.S. Civil War. More

  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, October 16, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, October 17, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, October 18, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, October 19, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, October 20, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, October 24, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, October 25, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, October 26, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, October 27, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Wednesday, October 30, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Thursday, October 31, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Friday, November 1, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Saturday, November 2, 2013

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  • Mule Drawn Canal Boat Rides

    Sunday, November 3, 2013

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Year round you can find special events happening up and down the canal. Check back often for updates to the calendar!

 

Did You Know?

Photo Potowmack Company canal lock at Great Falls Virginia.

George Washington's dream of connecting the eastern states with the western frontier led to the creation of the Patowmack Company. Canals were built around unnavigable parts of the Potomac River for improved commerce. The C&O Canal inherited the right of way after the Patowmack Company's demise. More...