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River Access Issues for the C&O NHP - 10-2019
Alford Cooley

River Access Issues for the C&O NHP DRAFT   18 Oct 2019

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1 - Maintain water in Levels 4 and 22 (Georgetown and Pennyfield)

      Supports existing Little Falls and George Washington Canal Loops – Fletchers Paddling

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2 – Repair Sandy Beach Steps      Supports Mather Gorge access

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3 – Improve Dalecarlia Take-Out               

       Little Falls – remove Rock at T.O. - Put boat slide into Canal – Dock at Lock 5

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4 – Repair + Improve Blockhouse Point (Mi 21) Transfer Trail

       Steps up Towpath Berm – cut fallen tree in Canal (supports GW Canal Loop)

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5 – Improve Lock 10 Take-Out – Ramp and Steps (main T.O. for beginner run from Anglers)

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6 – Rewater Level 16 – Supports Mather Gorge Loop

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7 – Build Boater Trail at Lock 15 – Supports Mather Gorge Loop

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8 – Swains Lock Steps up from River – Supports Pennyfield to Swains River Run

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9 – Refill Level 5 – Supports Little Falls Loop – to Lock 6 parking lot

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10 – Carderock Take-Out – Steps up from River – Supports Anglers to Carderock Run

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