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Gabe from DC on 10/16/2019 5:22:52 PM:
Hoping to do a long day trip from HF to DC this weekend with a friend. A bit ambitious and not enough time for camping and sightseeing, but wanted to be outdoors for a good long day. I've seen comments on this board about the section between Shepardstown and Brunswick being recently resurfaced. Anyone have info or observations about the condition of other sections of the towpath in the HF to DC stretch?

 
Charlie from Manassas on 10/16/2019 9:07:24 PM:
Road from Shepherds Town to Brunswick Monday and Tuesday . It has been resurfaced, like riding on pavement.

 
SGK from Northern Va on 10/28/2019 11:07:17 AM:
I know it’s a little late for Gabe but just got back from a week on the trail and about 5 miles of trail below Whites Ferry is resurfaced. Also about 3 miles above Whites Ferry, then you get a longer section that’s been scrapped in preparation for resurfacing but right now its very bumpy.The slack water paved section is in excellent shape as well.