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Backpacker Magazine – January 2014
Take in a beautiful waterfall in Pennsylvania, spend the night in of New York's iconic mountain huts, and take a day trip out of NYC.
Hiking along the C&O Canal towpath at dawn, you’ll notice mist rising off the pastel-painted waters. Wet wade into the cool waters of the Potomac for a few hours of solitude and fishing. “Just downstream of Point of Rocks bridge are ledges that hold smallmouth and largemouth bass, and tons of panfish,” says Tomas Skucas. “Head down a bit more and you can find catfish along the banks.” Contact (301) 767-3714; Website