Williamsport Launch Boat Program

Williamsport Launch Boat
Passengers enjoying a ride on the launch boat while others look on.

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In the spring of 2019, enjoy a free one hour replica boat program in Williamsport, Maryland; including riding from the historic Cushwa Warehouse down to Lock 44 and back. Tours are limited to 12 people. Animals are not allowed, with the exception of service animals. Inclement weather may cause tours to be cancelled. Tour availability dependent upon construction. For more information, call the Williamsport Visitor Center Wednesday through Sunday 9 am to 4:30 pm at 301-582-0813.

Did You Know?

During the late 19th and early 20th century, 30-foot battery and steam powered boats traveled the canal for leisure and business, contrasting greatly with the 90 foot mule-drawn cargo boats that usually dominated the canal.

 

Last updated: May 25, 2019

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1850 Dual Highway, Suite 100
Hagerstown, MD 21740

Phone:

301-739-4200

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