Potomac Heritage Trail & C&O Canal Towpath (60 Hikes #40)

  • March 2, 2014 · 10:15 AM
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We had a great first hike earlier this month, so I'm looking forward to seeing you all on March 2.  We will start at Rosyln Metro and hike north along the Potomac Heritage Trail, cross over the chain bridge, and follow the C&O canal back south towards Georgetown.

The entire hike is a 9.3 mile loop, or 4-5 hours of hiking according to the book.

If the weather is exceptionally nice, there is an option to stop at Fletcher's Boathouse for some kayaking, otherwise, we will continue to Georgetown for food and drinks.  

FYI - The minimal fee goes to the costs of keeping up the meetup (which has a monthly cost), with any excess going to snacks and/or drinks to share at a later event.


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  • Preston E.

    For those taking bets on whether I would get home from NY tonight ... nope ... return flight was cancelled before I even left DC. Oh well ;)

    March 3, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    What a fun group. The trail was great. Thanks Gabby for organizing this. Looking forward to the next hike.

    March 2, 2014

  • Jen

    Another great hike and, once again, we finished just before the bad weather showed up. Thanks Gabby!

    March 2, 2014

  • Gabby

    Hey everyone, thanks for coming out on the hike today. Good luck with the upcoming snow & I hope to see you all again at our next meetup!

    March 2, 2014

  • -Anup

    Hi ,i'm on the metro and going to be late by 20 mins(red line delay),can you guys wait or should I turn back at this point.Apologies for the inconvience.

    March 2, 2014

    • Gabby

      We are waiting - find us by the exit.

      March 2, 2014

  • Sibley

    Hey guys! I'm bit going to be able to make it today. Have fun tho!

    March 2, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey all. Won't be able to make it today. Have a great hike.

    March 2, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm sorry I can't make the hike today. I have to work. Have fun!

    March 2, 2014

  • Jane

    Sorry, last minute out of town visitor. Can't make it this time.

    March 1, 2014

  • Kelly H.

    I just came down with something, and would be awful company for tomorrow's hike. Hope to be well for the next hike. :(

    March 1, 2014

    • Gabby

      Ok - feel better soon!

      March 1, 2014

  • Purnima

    I may have to work tomorrow (ugh) so will mostly not be able to make it to the hike. Looking forward to the next one.

    March 1, 2014

  • Darcey

    I'll be out of town this weekend. Have a great time, and hope to catch the next one!

    February 24, 2014

  • todd

    Sorry, have an event that weekend

    February 14, 2014

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