C&O Canal Trail: Edwards Ferry to Sycamore Landing

easy 6 reviews

C&O Canal Trail: Edwards Ferry to Sycamore Landing is a 8.3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Poolesville, 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.

Distance: 8.3 miles Elevation Gain: 147 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly

nature trips

walking

bird watching

running

forest

partially paved

river

views

hiking
Sun Sep 10 2017

Great hike.

hiking
Sun Aug 27 2017

My go-to hike for times it's just the dog and me. Not very busy, nice views. Spectacular sunsets over the Potomac.