Plan Your Visit Site Credits

The Plan Your Visit website would not have been possible without the help of many people:


Maryland Heritage Areas Authority

Montgomery County Historic Preservation Council


Project Manager: Heidi Glatfelter Schlag

Site Design: Michael Cermak, Cermak Technologies

Site Concept: Jenna Warrenfeltz

Director of Programs and Partnerships: Becky Curtis

Copywriters: Nicole Bruno, Melanie Draper, Brian Hayek, Christine Runion, Collin Campion

Content Management: Tim Haines

Photo Management: Melanie Draper


GPS Data Collection: Jim Tomlin & Potomac Appalachian Trail Club GPS Rangers

Photographers: Amy Allen, Carole Lewis Anderson, Christopher Berry, Kathy Bray, Doris Burns, Bud Cline, Dell Cline, MJ Clingan Photography, Deborah Culler, Fran Downey, Dana Drew, Andy Flaim, Lesley Flaim, Nancy Frost, John Gensor, Roger Hansen, Andy Harbert, Juli Haulman – Photography by Juli, Rebekah Haulman, Jennifer Hearn, Jon Howard, William James, Tigran Kapinos, Charles Kim, Tom Kimbis, Craig Kuhn, Joseph P. Laws, Maureen Lemire, Alison Little, Rebecca Loy, Suzanne Lugerner, Robin Lynn, Sean Matthews, Leah McDorman, David P. McMasters Photography, Nancy S. Mitchell, Kayla Portness, Nicolas Raymond, Brett Robinson -Eye of the World Photography, Randall Rodriguez, Ruth Taylor – Reflections by Ruth, Terry Rogers, James Rowan, Emilie Rowe, Tom Rubino, Bruce Saunders, Denise Schleckser, Kevin Schultz, Eric Schweitzer, Tori Stankan, Kathryn Stansbery, Henry Stiles, Alan Taylor, Jim Tomlin, Paula Tremba, Lucy Uncu, Johna Whetstone, Jake Wynn, Tina Yoder, Tom Keck, Potomac Appalachian Trail Club GPS Rangers.


Robin Zanotti

Jane Neff

Julie Siler

Staff of the C&O Canal National Historical Park

Canal Towns Association

C&O Canal Trust Board of Directors


Achenbach, J. (2005). The Grand Idea: George Washington’s Potomac and the Race to the West. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Hahn, T. (2015). Towpath Guide to the C&O Canal. (Revised ed.). Harpers Ferry: Harpers Ferry Historical Association.

High, M. (2015). The C&O Canal Companion: A Journey Through Potomac History. (2nd ed.). Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press.

Website of the C&O Canal National Historical Park: