July 23, 2022

Ranger Program in Spanish

Event Description:

While doing a guided walk, visitors will learn part of the history of the C&O canal and Great Falls. The talk will focus on the evolution of tourism in the area and how this was an incentive to protect and conserve this place that later became a National Park. After the walk, visitors will be welcome to enjoy the rest of the park including challenging hikes like Billy Goat Trail A or even a boat ride. 

When? July 23rd at 10:00 am

Where? Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center in the C&O Canal National Historical Park 




Mientras realizan un paseo guiado, los visitantes conocerán parte de la historia del canal C&O y de las Grandes Cataratas. La charla se centrará en la evolución del turismo en la zona y en cómo éste fue un incentivo para proteger y conservar este lugar que posteriormente se convirtió en Parque Nacional. Después de la caminata, los visitantes podrán disfrutar del resto del parque, incluyendo caminatas desafiantes como Billy Goat Trail A o incluso un paseo en barco.

¿Cuándo? 23 de Julio a las 10:00 am

¿Dónde? Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center en el Parque Histórico Nacional C&O Canal

Event Sponsor(s):
National Park Service

Date & time:
July 23, 2022
10:00 am  -  11:00 am

Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
Great Falls Tavern Visitor Center
Potomac, MD, 20854

Open to the Public:


Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact Josefina Pohlhammer Aliaga with National Park Service at (301) 767-3714 or josephinepohlhammer7@gmail.com.

LCW is an Initiative of:

Latino Conservation Week is a collection of events from variety of organizations. Hispanic Access Foundation is only directly responsible for events in which it is listed as a sponsor.