• The C&O Canal a few miles above Great Falls VA
  • “The Georgetown” canal boat at Georgetown. Mile 0 of the C&O Canal
  • Crossing the Youghiogheny at Ohiopyle on the Great Allegheny Passage
  • Great Falls of the Potomac
  • Keystone viaduct on the Great Allegheny Passage
  • Mount Vernon home of George Washington
  • Dyke Marsh on the Mount Vernon Trail
  • View of the Potomac from Mount Vernon
  • Volunteers muscle a stepping stone into place on the PHT
  • Volunteers install a gravel tread on the PHT
  • Volunteers getting ready for action!
  • The C&O Canal a few miles below Great Falls VA
  • View of Harpers Ferry WVA from the C&O Canal
  • The Wide Water section of the C&O canal
  • The Paw Paw tunnel on the C&O Canal
  • A nice view of some wind mills on the GAP
  • A very picturesque spot on the GAP

"He who has seen one cathedral ten times has seen something; he who has seen ten cathedrals once has seen but little; and he who has spent half an hour in each of a hundred cathedrals has seen nothing at all."

Sinclair Lewis



Membership Enrollment Form


Yes!  I wish to join others in creating, building and protecting the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail.    I am enclosing my membership dues of $25.


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 Method of Payment:  Please make your tax-deductible payment by check payable to “Potomac Heritage Trail Association” and return completed form to:

  Potomac Heritage Trail Association, 118 Park Street, S.E. Vienna, Virginia 22180.


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For further information, call 571-436-7801 or toll-free (888) 223-4093               


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