Goods & Services

Bike and Boat Rentals

The National Park Service partners with two concessioners in the downstream end of the canal in Washington, DC:

Thompson Boat Center located at milepost 0
Boathouse at Fletchers Cove located at milepost 3.2

Bike Loaner Programs

The C&O Canal operates two bike loaner programs, at Great Falls and Williamsport. On weekends during the warmer months (April-October), visitors can borrow a bicycle and helmet for up to 2 hours - free of charge!


Eastern National

The C&O Canal partners with Eastern National to provide interpretive and educational materials for purchase in Visitor Centers in Great Falls, Williamsport and Cumberland. Your purchase provides support for programming in our park! You can also purchase materials online through Eastern National's website.

Last updated: January 3, 2018

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1850 Dual Highway, Suite 100
Hagerstown, MD 21740


(301) 739-4200

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