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The Monocacy River Water Trail

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Maryland is blessed with an abundance of rivers and streams suitable for canoeing and kayaking. We’re fortunate to live just a few miles from the confluence of the Monocacy and Potomac Rivers and have spent countless hours boating, fishing, and walking along these lovely, historic places. Having gotten two recreational kayaks a few years back, we’ve been gradually exploring nearby rivers and streams in our kayaks. Only just recently I found information about the Monocacy River Water Trail, , a 41-mile-long stretch of river that is every flatwater paddler’s drea...Read More

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The Monocacy River Water Trail