Anyone who knows me, knows that I have a soft spot for the Chesapeake and Ohio (C&O) Canal.
Recently, we just avoided being flooded out by hours.
The C&O Canal Trust just posted 122 pictures of the flood damage done. #41 is where our Scout van was parked, under about 4 feet of water.
Well, today they posted a series of videos found on Youtube of the C&O--filmed by Thomas Edison in 1917. I'll post one today, one tomorrow and one the day after.
It truly is a great place to spend your Scouting time, if you can. Bike, backpack, canoe, kayak, or hike--there are a lot of ways to enjoy it.
You can even still ride a canal boat for part of it!
Here's Part 1: