C&O Canal Towpath: Monocacy River Aqueduct to Calico Rocks

EASY 10 reviews

C&O Canal Towpath: Monocacy River Aqueduct to Calico Rocks is a 12.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Dickerson, Maryland that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
12.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
118 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly

birding

fishing

hiking

nature trips

paddle sports

road biking

trail running

walking

forest

river

views

wild flowers

road biking
1 month ago

Beautiful warm spring day, 12 mile bike ride. Purple flowers and white sicamore trees where beautiful! Easy straight path. Nolan’s ferry and aquaduct were explored. Passed hikerrs and a few joggers. Water on river was pristine and full. Saw a few fisherman.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Quick, easy straight path. Take my dog swimming here all the time. :)

hiking
4 months ago

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hiking
10 months ago

walking
Sunday, September 18, 2016