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Lock #05

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Lock 5
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Lock #05 is located on the C&O Canal Trail, in Bethesda MD

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Lock #05 in Bethesda
Anonymous on 11/13/2021 09:55 PM:
We wanted to go to lock 5 towpath to walk. our gps
didn't get us to the way to get there. We got off the parkway
and asked people in neighborhood It was to high up to safely
walk down below. We could see the lower area but struggled and gave up and went to lock 7.

Help to clarify to get to lower section