Hike the Potomac Heritage Trail to Chain Bridge
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This trail along the Potomac River passes by waterfalls, wildlife, and a few great spots for fishing.
Hike the Potomac Heritage Trail through forest, hill and valley landscapes, as you follow along the river, itself. Starting at Roosevelt Island, you can hike as far as 8.4 miles roundtrip to Chain Bridge, with great views along the way.
Make sure to check the Potomac River water gauge ahead of time, in case the trail may be flooded in some areas.
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