Great Falls and Mather Gorge is the definitive, in-depth look at the spectacular Great Falls area on the Potomac River, including the two adjacent National Parks: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park in Maryland and Great Falls Park in Virginia.
What makes the book unique is that it concentrates on just one square mile – a half-mile wide swath along two miles of the river.
This wilderness area is a diverse wonderland of river scenery, complete with rare plant life, wildlife, historic structures, world-class whitewater paddling, rock-climbing, and other recreational activities.
All of this is easily accessible to people in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
Whether you are a long-time visitor to Great Falls or a newcomer, the photographs, map, text, and captions will educate, surprise, and inspire you.
(Available directly from Roy Sewall and at major bookstores)
See and learn more at RoySewallPhotography.com.
See also Roy's first book, Our Potomac.