Day by Day Itinerary

Great Allegheny Passage & C&O Canal- Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC 10 days


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Countries   USA
Tour Length   11 days
Dates Of Tour   Monday, September 22, 2014
(pick up spot Pittsburgh airport)
Type of Tour Rail trail (Guided)
Price $1,860 (single supplement $575.)
 
 
GROUP MAKE-UP
Family Friendly
Age of Participants Senior Only
Gender Basis Mixed
# of Participants (max) 12
Language English
 
SUPPORT LEVEL
Sleeping Accommodations   
Luggage Support
Sag Wagon Along the Way
 
TRIP DIFFICULTY
Total Trip Mileage    335 Miles
Average Daily Mileage    30 Miles Per Day
Longest Single Day 44 Miles
Total Trip Altitude Gain +1500 ft
Single Day Altitude Gain   +550 ft
Overall Difficulty Rating   Intermediate
 
 
COSTS
Cost of Trip without Airfare per person  $1,740
Single Supplement $525
 
 
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • 9 breakfasts
  • 8 lunches
  • 3 dinners
  • sag support
  • sweep rider
 
 
HIGHLIGHTS/POINTS OF INTERESTS
  • Big Savage tunnel 3,294'
  • long viaducts and railroad bridges
  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater house
  • Paw Paw tunnel on the Canal 3,118'
  • Shepardstown, WV
  • Harpers Ferry, WV
 
TRIP DESCRIPTION

We will ride from a suburb of Pittsburgh PA on rail trails to Cumberland, MD. From there we continue on the C&O Canal for 184 miles to Georgetown, in Washington, D.C.
If numbers allow you may be able to elect just one part of this tour, either the Highlands trail or the C&O e-mail for details.

 
 
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OPTIONS
Additional Activities During Trip
 
touring Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, Cumberland Md and the C&O canal museum, Harpers Ferry.
Countries Visited  
  • USA
    • Maryland
    • Pennsylvania
Cities Visited   OhioPyle, PA, ,Cumberland, MD, Shepardstown, WV, Harpers Ferry, WV,Leesburg, VA. Georgetown
 
 
SPECIAL OFFERS
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Private group tours arranged for all ages. We are a small company owner operated giving the extra attention to the smallest detail.
 
 

This tour can be taken in parts if desired, either the Allegheny Passage part or the C&O part if participation allows.

 
TOUR SUPPLIER
Company Name Senior Cycling
Country     USA
 
 
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