There is trash along the banks of the Potomac and in the woods between the C&O Canal towpath and the river. The mileposts along the towpath are 39.37 (Lock 26) to 39.63 (entrance at the Dickerson Conservation Park parking lot).
Wear appropriate clothing and waterproof footwear as necessary. Bags and gloves will be provided.
River (Active since 2020)
Nearest City: Dickerson
GPS Coordinates: 39.195721, -77.4682952
Directions: From White's Ferry Road coming from Poolesville, turn right on Martinsburg Road and left on the road that is the entrance for Dickerson Conservation Park. From Route 28, turn onto Martinsburg Road and right on the road that is the entrance for Dickerson Conservation Park.
Parking Capacity: 30
Restrooms are NOT available.
This site is suitable for children under seven.
This site is suitable for the elderly.
This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.
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The Potomac River has accessibility issues, however the towpath is accessible.
This site is not open to the public
RSVP is Required
Maximum Volunteers: 100
Bring something to drink.