This is the end of the C&O Canal to Washington, D.C., and from here, you can see the B&O Railroad tracks to Baltimore, and the Beginning of the National Road. The tracks in front of the train station building are from the Western Maryland Railroad....更多
The visit occurred due to our arriving early for the Western Scenic RR. I'm glad we did. The museum provided interesting displays. The interactive displays added an extra bit of fun and laughter. I would have liked to explore the grounds more but time did...更多
We were in town to have lunch with family and stumbled upon this little gem. We enjoyed learning about the history of the canal. We only spent about a half hour going through but you could've stayed longer.
My last year at work the idea came that I wanted to ride from Pittsburgh to DC using the Great Allegheny Gap and the C&O. The Gap gets high marks for it surface which compared to the C&O is better. I can't really comment on...更多
In itself, this seems to be the beginning of the C&O canal, making for good history. The park museum (indoors) wasn't bad but also isn't too impressive. Nearby is the beginning of the walking / bicycle trail along what used to be the canal (portions...更多
This trail is right behind the Fairfield Inn and is quite beautiful. There's several options to meet everyone's interests. Up over the bridge on your left leads to a path along the old railroad tracks which is fun to walk. Fair warning though, there are...更多