Great Falls Canal Boat Ride, Potomac

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  • Great Falls Canal Boat in the Chesapeake & Ohio National Park (on the side of Maryland), we visit the small Museum (finally the small gift shop) and we go for a walk on the canal. The boat is pulled by two mules, Eve and Darling. We are only 8 on the boat, there are almost more employees (in period clothes) than tourists. My children and my husband are going for the first time on a boat passing a lock.
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  • The boys learned a lot about history and cannel operations. The volunteers had a lot of passion in the whole show.  more »
  • 20 minutes from DC you enter a different world. You would think you were in the 1800 s or along the Mississippi. A nice break from Dc. Well narrated. A fun activity for all ages. Great walks in the pa...  more »
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