• Paddling on the Potomac River

    Potomac Heritage

    National Scenic Trail DC,MD,PA,VA

Trail Passport Stamp Locations

An enterprise of many partners, the evolving Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail network celebrates the heritage of the Potomac and upper Ohio river basins and offers opportunities for hiking, bicycling, boating, horseback riding, and cross-country skiing. "Passport" stamps for the Trail are available at many locations throughout the Trail network. Click here for a current list.

Did You Know?

actor portraying George Washington at Fort Necessity

As a young man in the 1750s, George Washington made four trips over the Allegheny Mountains. He was shot at by the Indians or French during each of these trips. Despite having four holes shot through his coat and two horse shot out from under him, he escaped being hit by any musket balls.