• 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?

Maryland - gold mine

There are several gold mines in the Great Falls area. The largest of these is the Maryland Mine located at the intersection of Falls Road and MacArthur Boulevard near Potomac, Maryland. Gold was first discovered here by a Union soldier from Pennsylvania during the Civil War.