Hike, bike, ride and paddle the Potomac Heritage network of trails

Linking the Potomac and upper Ohio river basins, the Potomac Heritage Trail network follows the paths explored by George Washington. You can follow the same routes today—on foot, bicycle, horse and by boat—exploring contrasting landscapes between the Chesapeake Bay and the Allegheny Highlands.

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a link to the Trail network map and to various Trail segment maps


View and download maps of the Trail network and of specific Trail sections and regions.

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For kids!

Click on the "For Kids" section for a table of activities describing activities for children and families in every region of Trail corridor.

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