Direction: Follow River Road West from I-495 toward Potomac, Maryland. Pass the town of Potomac and Falls Road and continue west to Pennyfield Lock Rd. Turn left (south) on Pennyfield Lock Rd. and follow until it dead ends into the C&O Canal. Turn left and park in an area with the rest of the group.
The hike is about 8 miles and will last around 4 hours with much of it along the tow path but with some uphills. Weather forecast calls for a sunny day with highs around 65 degrees.
Please bring water and snack and meet us at 9:00 AM at the starting point. For questions and carpooling information please call Masood Shoyooee at 240-401-8979.