Hello Level Walkers:
Here is some more info for you from the National Park Service.
Locks 5-22 Project: The Locks 5-22 Project began Dec 4, 2017 and will continue for approximately 500 days. Staging in the Great Falls parking lot has begun, and we should start seeing construction activity by the end of the year. Updates for all Park projects can be found on our Project Webpage.
Great Falls Tavern Dates:
- Dec 24 – Closed
- Dec 31 – Closed
- Jan 1 – Open, First Day Hikes
- Jan 13, 12:30-3:30 – Northern Virginia Mountain Dulcimers
- Jan 15 – Closed
Fee Free Days 2018
- Jan 15 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
- Apr 21 – First day of National Park Week
- Sept 22 – National Public Lands Day
- Nov 11 – Veterans Day
Fall/Winter C&O Canal Volunteer Newsletter: This newsletter is issued periodically by the park with info relevant to volunteers. Thanks to Kelsey Smith and Mary Kate Gentile for pulling this newsletter together. Happy Holidays from the HQ Volunteer Office!
Above – Iced over canal at Lock 70, Level 63, February 15, 2015