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A map illustrating a portion of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail network

Maps of the PHT network

Trails, routes and exceptional places between the mouth of the Potomac River and the Allegheny Highlands

Unpaved trail in a late fall, wooded setting. Leaves are off the trees. (Photo Credit: Amy Allen)

Things to Do

The PHT network offers family-friendly and educational opportunities in addition to outdoor activities.

Activities in the PHT corridor organized by region

Activities organized by region

The PHT network includes activities within five geographic regions in a corridor between the mouth of the Potomac and the Alleghenies.

Four children sit on a rock along the water

Family-Friendly Activities

The PHT network includes many opportunities for families to connect with the outdoors, history and culture (Photo Credit: Jerry Sealey)

Last updated: July 18, 2017

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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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