Great Allegheny Passage to C&O Canal Bike Tours
Great Allegheny Passage to C&O Canal Bike Tours - Bike From Pittsburgh, PA, to Washington, DC
We offer a number of ways to experience the Great Allegheny Passage. Choose a tour that best matches your time availability and biking desires.
Great Allegheny Passage Bike Tour Options
All of these tours begin on the Great Allegheny Passage and pedal through to the C&O Canal from Pittsburgh, PA, to Washington, DC. We travel west to east on this satisfying trip! The beauty of the trail and the country side you'll pedal by are spectacular.
You can choose to see the entire Great Allegheny Passage and C & O Canal by taking the 6-day biking tour (keep in mind - the SAG wagon is available should you need to take a break!). Some of the splendid sites you will enjoy are Ohiopyle State Park, Antietam National Battlefield and Great Falls National Park. Another option is to hit the highlights on the Easy Rider 3-Day Tour, starting on the Great Allegheny Passage, visiting Fallingwater, and finishing on the C & O Canal. Or spend 4 days on the Great Allegheny Passage enjoying the world-class rail-trail in its full glory with a little more time to explore the trail side towns.
The Great Allegheny Passage is a Rails-to-Trails project that connects Pittsburgh to Cumberland, Maryland.
The C & O Canal National Park parallels the Potomac River from Washington, DC to Cumberland, Maryland, where it meets the Great Allegheny Passage. Theses two trails link up to provide you more than 300 miles of contiguous bike trail, all with a maximum grade of 2.5 %
All Trips Include:
Custom departures available for groups of 6 or more.
If you have any questions, please call us at 800-272-4141. If you have already reserved your bike tour, please be sure to complete your registration form.