Billy Goat Trail C - North Parking Lot
This is a beautiful walking/hiking trail that has something for everyone. It is best walked with hiking shoes as some of the sections are for moderate to advanced hikers. There are sections along the C&O Canal that can be walked comfortably in tennis shoes.
Divided into three sections (A, B, and C), The Billy Goat Trail takes more adventurous hikers along, up and over the rocks edging the Potomac River at Great Falls. It has been popular with hikers since the 1800s. Section C, a 1.7 mile loop that returns to the C&O Canal at Mile 10.9, is the easiest…
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