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Bike Travel Weekend, June 4 - 6, 2021


GAP and C&O Bike Trip

Start Location
Point State Park, 601 Commonwealth Pl, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Number of participants
1
Ride Description

This trip will begin on 06/02/2021 from Point State Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 and end at Union Station DC on 06/06/2021. The total distance of this biking trip will be around 350 miles.

About the C&O Canal Trail

The C&O Canal Towpath trail runs 185 miles from Washington DC to Cumberland Maryland. It follows the Potomac River along the route of the historic C&O Canal. The trail is in Maryland, following the state line just across the river from Virginia and West Virginia.

About the Great Allegheny Passage

The Great Allegheny Passage (GAP) trail runs 150 miles through the heart of Pennsylvania, from Point Park in downtown Pittsburgh to Cumberland Maryland. There it connects to the 185-mile long C&O Canal Trail. The GAP roughly follows the Casselman River in the east, the Youghiogheny River in the middle, and the Monongahela River in the west. This trail crosses the eastern continental divide.

Friday details

Mileage
75
Friday overnight location
Campground

Saturday details

Mileage
75
Saturday overnight location

Campground

Sunday details

Mileage
75

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