Whether you prefer to explore by foot, on wheels, or in the water, Discovering the C&O Canal, by Mark D. Sabatke, will guide you along the full length of the C&O Canal while offering tons of fascinating facts about this beautiful region in the Mid-Atlantic. Full guide to hiking, biking, kayaking, and other activities on the 184-mile C&O Canal. Includes historical facts about the canal, information on nearby amenities, points of interest, river access points, places to camp, and more. The last chapter provides information about birding, local flora and fauna, outfitters and guides, where to kayak, where to fish, and MTB and off-road vehicle trails. 2007, 1st edition; 176 pages. 8.5 x 5.75 x 0.5 in..