Plan Your Visit

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.

view of a deep forested valley
Explore the Trail Network by Region

Explore the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail by Region.

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: April 6, 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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