• Paddling on the Potomac River

    Potomac Heritage

    National Scenic Trail DC,MD,PA,VA

Exploring the Potomac Heritage Trail Network: Backpacking

Itinerary Region
Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail End-to-End* Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail

* Hike is broken into 5 smaller sections

Did You Know?

Dennis Hart Mahan

The design for the Defenses of Washington was based on a textbook published in 1836 called A TREATISE ON FIELD FORTIFICATIONS, by Dennis Hart Mahan. Mahan was a professor of civil and military engineering at West Point.