Fees & Passes

Trail head signs lead to forest covered trails in early spring
Laurel Highlands Hiking Trailhead

NPS Photo / Guell

It is generally free to use the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail; however, some local, state, or federal parks may charge a fee, require reservations, or require permits for parking, camping, or entrance along various sections of the Trail. Please check with a Trail management partner for current information.

Last updated: May 11, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail
c/o Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park
142 W. Potomac St.

Williamsport, MD 21795


This phone will reach the main line for the C&O Canal National Historical Park.

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