• Paddling on the Potomac River

    Potomac Heritage

    National Scenic Trail DC,MD,PA,VA

Operating Hours & Seasons

Facilities within the Trail corridor are extensive. Operating hours vary and some facilities are open seasonally. Please check local sources of information.

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.