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Phenomenal opportunity

This is a great opportunity to bike, run or walk from bethesda to Georgetown. It is used by bikers... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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A treat for Bethesda

One of the best additions to Bethesda is the Capitol Crescent Trail. While you may have to share... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Ann S
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great opportunity to bike, run or walk from bethesda to Georgetown. It is used by bikers to commet everyday, early morning joggers or simply families during the week end. You can find deers alongside and also admire the Potomac river without worrying...More

Thank yveslouisp
Reviewed 3 September 2018

One of the best additions to Bethesda is the Capitol Crescent Trail. While you may have to share this mostly shady walking trail with bikes and roller blades, there is room for all, especially as you get farther from downtown Bethesda toward either DC or...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is my “go to” trail when I’m in a hurry or don’t want to be stuck in traffic trying to get to Mt. Bernon trail. I park at Fletchers and ride it to Bethesda. There’s currently construction so I’m not sure how that will...More

Thank Floyd H
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Walk to and from my work in Bethesda. Trail is considerably cooler; given it is almost completely shaded.

Thank I4595CCmaryb
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Rails to trail - it runs from Bethesda to Georgetown. If you don't have a bike, you can get one at bike share in Bethesda and leave the bike in Georgetown. It's about a 35 minute ride, through the woods and along the river. Super...More

Thank DCBred
Reviewed 18 June 2018

You can hop on the trail at several different spots, but a major entrance is in downtown Bethesda by the busy shops of Paul and the Honda dealership. You can walk, bike, run, it's crowded. There are streets to cross but the signage is good...More

Thank Melonhead11
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

It doesnt take long to leave the city behind on this well used bike/jogging path. A few over road bridges remind you civilization is just beyond. Through the tunnel to Georgetown.

Thank StillinLOVEsince84
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This is an old rail track converted into a bike/walk trail. Use if for biking during the week days at peak hours and jogging, walks during the weekend. If you go early you'll see deers. If you are pedestrian, keep left and don't walk 3...More

Thank HankVienna
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The trail goes from downtown Bethesda all the way to DC through some nice wooded areas and overpasses. It is wide enough for busy traffic on the weekends. Very good for commute by bike.

Thank MLovei
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The Capital Crescent Trail is a wonderful achievement in urban recreation. Whether you're walking, biking or roller-blading (but there are some rough spots in the paved trail), the Trail offers a variety of environments. Between River Road and Massachusetts Avenue there are alos opportunities to...More

Thank Paul B
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