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The C&O Canal Towpath Trail and Great Allegheny Passage

C&O Canal Trail and Great Allegheny Passage Elevation Charts

How hilly are the C&O trail and GAP? To get a true picture of the elevation changes, take a look at the charts below.
 
C&O Towpath Elevation Profile
C&O Elevation, Georgetown to Cumberland
High point mile locations:
A - mile 38.5 (approx 75 ft elevation change)
B - 42 (75 ft)
C - 63.4 (150 ft)
D - 67 (150 ft)
E - 74 (125 ft)
F - 76 (125 ft)
G - 80.5 (75 ft)
H - 87 (75 ft)
I - 95.5 (125 ft)
J - 142 (150 ft)
K - 155 (250 ft)

Great Allegheny Passage Elevation Profile
GAP Elevation, Cumberland to Pittsburgh
High point mile locations:
A - mile 207.5 (6.5 miles W of Frostburg; 9.5 miles E of Meyersdale)
B - mile 254 (9 miles W of Harnedsville; 2 miles E of Ohiopyle)
C - mile 278.5 (5.25 miles W of Connellsville; 0.25 miles E of Dawson)
D - mile 287 (8.5 miles W of Dawson; 1 mile E of Perryopolis)
 

Data and charts courtesy of MapMyRide.com