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Bike Travel Weekend & Bike Your Park Day, September 25 - 27, 2020

White's Ferry Loop

Start Location
Overnight at hiker-biker site on C&O canal towpath
Number of participants
Ride Description

Begin in Reston, VA. Ride on paved trails to cross 14th st bridge to WDC. Ride paved roads to begin Capital Crescent Trail to the unpaved C&O Canal towpath to campsite. Campsite has well water and porta-potty. On day two continue to White's Ferry, cross the Potomac, climb the hill up to Leesburg on the road and then connect to the W&OD to return to Reston. There are no fees at this time.

This is a well-known route, but there may be changes due to Covid-19

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Registration for this event is currently closed. Check back soon for the launch of Bicycle Travel Weekend for 2021!

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