10 Reasons To Drop Everything And Visit This Canal In Maryland

While most Marylanders have visited the C & O Canal at one time or another, not many know that it’s perfect for exploring during wintertime. Bundle up and explore this scenic spot for the following 10 reasons.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Spanning 184.5 miles from Washington DC to Cumberland, there’s sure to be a spot (or hundreds) along the C & O Canal that you’ll love. For more information, visit the official website here.

What’s your favorite time of year to explore the canal? You may also enjoy hiking along the Great Allegheny Passage.