Inter-active map of verified and unverified river and creek access sites
River information on rapids and water flows
Campsites, maps, canoeing and kayaking ideas
Canal Quarters; stay in one of the historic Lockhouses
River Rambles, Sojourns
Maryland public river access, maps, fishing regulations, tide finder
Locations for boat ramps, canoe/kayak access, camping spots, points of interest
Virginia state parks along the Potomac River
Virginia public river access
West Virginia public river access
For a current list of outfitters on the upper Yough, see the visitor Web site for Garrett County. For the middle Yough, see the Laurels Highlands Web site. Farther down (north), see Youghiogheny Outfitters Canoes and Kayaking Pittsburgh and Venture Outdoors.
North Branch Potomac River
Upper Potomac River
Middle Potomac River
Immediate DC area:
Did You Know?
During the Cretaceous Period, 120 million years ago, the Fort Foote property was swamp land, much different from today. Warm adapted plants such as Brachyphyllum crassicarde lived in this habitat (fossil photo to the right). As the climate began to change, this plant as well as many others died out.