Pittsburgh to DC bike tour

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A 6 day Inn to Inn bike tour on the Great Allegheny Passage and the C & O Canal towpath. Visit 3 national parks, and enjoy biking on 300 miles of vehicle free trail

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Pittsburgh to DC bike tour

  1. 2. <ul><li>Wilderness Voyageurs </li></ul><ul><li>In 1964 we became the first outfitter to offer guided rafting trips East of the Mississippi! </li></ul><ul><li>Today we are the foremost outfitter in Pennsylvania and Maryland! </li></ul><ul><li>Whitewater Rafting on 15 rivers in 3 states </li></ul><ul><li>Mountain Biking </li></ul><ul><li>Rock Climbing </li></ul><ul><li>Inn to Inn Bike Tours </li></ul><ul><li>Fly fishing instruction & trips </li></ul><ul><li>Kayak Instruction </li></ul><ul><li>-Back Country Ski Trips </li></ul><ul><li>See you on the river! </li></ul>
  2. 3. Great Allegheny Passage C & O Canal National Historic Park
  3. 4. 150 miles of Rails to Trails that connects Pittsburgh PA to Cumberland Maryland a near level non motorized trail A coalition of 7 trail organizations, the Allegheny Trail Alliance, is the steward of the trail
  4. 5. 184.5 miles of canal towpath connecting Cumberland MD to Washington D.C.
  5. 6. 1.5 % Maximum grade HONEST !!!
  6. 8. Inaugural bike tour
  7. 10. DAY 1 <ul><li>1 Boston to Ohiopyle </li></ul><ul><li>56 miles </li></ul><ul><li>Trillium Lodge Lunch & Dinner </li></ul><ul><li>Highlights : Port Royal Tufa, Dawson Historic District, Colonel Crawford’s Cabin, Youghiogheny Opalescent Glass, Ohiopyle Falls </li></ul>
  8. 11. 300 miles to go !
  9. 16. Day 2 <ul><li>Day 2 Ohiopyle to Frostburg </li></ul><ul><li>56 miles </li></ul><ul><li>The Hotel Gunter </li></ul><ul><li>B, L & Dinner </li></ul><ul><li>Highlights: Salisbury Viaduct, Meyersdale Train Station, Sand Patch, Highest point on the trail, Town of Frostburg </li></ul>
  10. 23. <ul><li>Hotel Gunter </li></ul><ul><li>Frostburg, MD </li></ul>
  11. 24. Day 3 <ul><li>Day 3 Frostburg to Hancock </li></ul><ul><li>72 miles </li></ul><ul><li>Inn at Berkeley Springs </li></ul><ul><li>B, L, Dinner on your own </li></ul><ul><li>Highlights: Canal Place, Beginning of the </li></ul><ul><li>C & O Canal, Paw Paw Tunnel, Little Orleans </li></ul>
  12. 30. Day 4 <ul><li>Day 4 Hancock to Shepherdstown </li></ul><ul><li>51 miles </li></ul><ul><li>The Bavarian Inn </li></ul><ul><li>B, L, Dinner on your own </li></ul><ul><li>Highlights: Fort Frederick, Williamsport, Sharpsburg Historic District, Antietam </li></ul>
  13. 38. Bavarian Inn – Shepherdstown WV
  14. 39. Day 5 <ul><li>Day 5 Shepherdstown to Violettes Lock </li></ul><ul><li>50 miles Inn at Buckeystown </li></ul><ul><li>B, L Dinner on your own </li></ul><ul><li>Highlights: Antietam Battle Field, Shepherdstown, Harpers Ferry Historic District </li></ul>
  15. 43. Day 6 <ul><li>Day 6 Whites Ferry to Washington D.C. </li></ul><ul><li>30 miles </li></ul><ul><li>B, L </li></ul><ul><li>Highlights: Great Falls, National Park Visitor Center, Canal Locks, Georgetown, Mile 0 </li></ul>

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