Tell Us Your Canal Story

Celebrate your love for the C&O Canal by sharing your personal story about the Park. Each story will take a look at a person’s relationship with the C&O Canal. Whether an NPS ranger, a volunteer, or a visitor, everyone has a story to tell about the canal! If you want to share your story, fill out the form below, email it to us at or post it on your social media feeds with the hashtag #MyCanalStory. We could use your story here on our website!

Canal Story Submission Form

Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 3 files.
Please note that submitting a photo gives the C&O Canal Trust permission to use the photo in our promotional materials, on our website, and on our social media accounts.

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