Tag Archives: C&O Canal

C&O Canal towpath to become U.S. Bike Route 50, but will it be signed sufficiently?

In addition to a large numbered highway system, the United States has a modest system for numbering bicycle routes. Starting with U.S. Bike Routes 1 & 76, the system is on some maps, but not posted too often on the routes themselves. Bike Route 1, travels up and down the eastern seaboard — I’ve seen

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Great Allegheny Passage, Pittsburgh to D.C. bike trails, nearly finished

Last section of bicycle trail connecting Pittsburgh, Washington, D.C., set to open – Post-Gazette On my list of things I really want to someday is the approximately 335-mile bike ride from Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C. via the Great Allegheny Passage and the C&O Canal Tow Path. The Great Allegheny Passage is expected to be officially

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