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Outfitters and Shuttle Services

Some people can arrange their own transportation to and from the trailheads or around trail gaps. Others may prefer to pay someone to drive their groups. When the cost is shared among the members of the group, it may be quite reasonable. Similarly, some people will prefer to make their own hotel reservations, and others may prefer to have that done by someone more experienced. Some of these outfitters will arrange fully-outfitted trips as well as shuttles. We are not personally familiar with most of these services. We present this information for your convenience; it is not a review or recommendation.

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Page last updated Saturday, April 21, 2012 -- Major update from 2007 information to April 2012

Adventure Cycling            
http://www.adventurecycling.org/
Bicycle tours on the C&O and the GAP, as well as nationally

Allegany Limousine, Cumberland, MD            1-301-729-5595
Shuttles for all points between Washington DC and Pittsburgh PA. Needs 14 days notice.

Allegheny Recumbent Tours, Confluence, PA            1-814-395-9380
jay@alleghenyrecumbentours.com
http://www.alleghenyrecumbentours.com
Rental of recumbent bicycles and tricycles in Confluence, PA. Special trips by prior arrangement.

Amtrak, Connellsville, PA            
http://www.amtrak.com
Train service between Washington, DC and Pittsburgh, PA and many points between. As of spring 2012 only takes bikes between Pittsburgh and Washington as checked baggage. There are discussions of adding roll-on, roll-off service for all stations.

Bike and Roll, Washington, DC            1-202-842-2453
Bike and segway rental, bike repairs in Washington and Alexandria. Also day tours around Washington.

Bike and the Like, Owings Mills, MD            1-410-960-6572
info@bikeandthelike.com
http://www.bikeandthelike.com
Tours on the C&O and GAP.

Bike-the-Gap.com, Pittsburgh, PA            1-412-303-0566
http://www.youractivecity.com
Planning help ($) for bike tours on the GAP. Bicycle and walking tours of Pittsburgh.

Bill's Taxi (Yellow Cab Drivers), Pittsburgh, PA            1-412-855-4484
Local taxi service in Pittsburgh area, including connection to airport, train station, Homestead, McKeesport, Boston. Call a day ahead to make arrangements for bikes

BMC Shuttle Service, Hagerstown, MD            1-301-991-7717
jlcubbage@verizon.net
Shuttle service for equipment only, no people

C&O Bicycle & Bunkhouse, Hancock, MD            1-301-678-6665
http://www.candobicycle.com/
Shuttles anywhere along the C&O Canal and WMRT. Needs at least 48 hours notice. Also bicycle rentals, repairs, sales, a screened-in bunkhouse and a general store.

Cumberland Trail Connection, Cumberland, MD            1-301-777-8724
http://www.ctcbikes.com
Local shuttles from Cumberland. Also bike rentals, repairs and sales.

Duckys Sedan Transportation, Hagerstown, MD            1-301-331-1488
Shuttle service on the C&O with at least two hours notice. Can transport bikes.

Get Out & Go Tours, Ashburn, VA            1-571-572-2453
info@getoutandgo.biz/
http://www.getoutandgo.biz/
Package tours, some fully supported, and custom tours. Bicycle rental around Washington and for their tours.

Greyhound Bus            1-412-392-6526
http://www.greyhound.com/
Bus service to several cities along the trail. Call 800-231-2222 or e-mail ifsr@greyhound.com or visit web site to find their current routes and bike service.

Grouseland Tours, Clearville, PA            1-814-784-5000
murray@grouseland.com
http://www.grouseland.com/
Shuttles for all points between Washington and Pittsburgh. Also mountain biking trails and lessons and tours of the Pike2Bike trail (the abandoned PA Turnpike).

Kewl American Tours, Walkersville, MD            1-301-898-8628
Charter bus company. Shuttles for up to 50 people with bikes.

Majestic Transport & Shuttle Service, Baltimore, MD            1-410-258-5818
Majestictransportmd@yahoo.com
Shuttles to all points between Washington and Pittsburgh. Your vehicle transported to any point. Emergency pick up available at any point on the C&O.

Mountainside Bike Tours, Cumberland, MD            1-301-722-4887
mountainsidebikes@gmail.com
http://www.mountainsidebiketours.us/
Bike tour packages along the C&O and the GAP for groups of 2 to 20

Ohiopyle Trading Post, Ohiopyle, PA            1-724-329-1450
ohiopyle@dc1.net
http://www.ohiopyletradingpost.com
Pedal-Paddle packages on the Middle Yough. Also bicycle rentals in Ohiopyle.

Pittsburgh Transportation Group, Pittsburgh, PA            1-412-321-8147
http://www.pghtrans.com
Shuttle vehicles for groups up to 50.

Port Authority of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, PA            1-412-442-2000
http://www.portauthority.org/paac/RiderServices/BikesonTransit.aspx
All Pittsburgh city busses now have bike racks for two standard upright bikes. Bus routes are being redrawn in early 2012, so check the web site for current information.

Queen City Taxi, Cumberland, MD            1-301-722-2800
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Queen-City-Taxi-Inc/103604883037697
24 hour taxi service in Cumberland. Rates available to BWI, Dulles, Pittsburgh airports, local colleges with advance notice. Can carry bicycles with advance notice.

River & Trail Outfitters, Knoxville, MD            1-301-695-5177
river@rivertrail.com
http://www.rivertrail.com
Shuttles for al point between Pittsburgh and Washington. Complete SAG support. Also bike rentals are available in Brunswick.

Road Scholar (Elderhostel)            
registration@roadscholar.org.
http://www.roadscholar.org
Educational tours along the C&O and GAP.

Senior Cycling, Loudoun Heights, VA            1-540-668-6307
pat@seniorcycling.com
http://www.seniorcycling.com/
Bike tours for seniors

Shepherdstown Pedal and Paddle, Shepherdstown, WV            1-304-876-3000
http://www.thepedalpaddle.com/
Local Shuttles in the Shepherdstown area. Also bike rental, repairs and sales.

Teahorse Hostel, Harpers Ferry, WV            1-304-535-6848
teahorse@live.com
http://www.teahorsehostel.com
Shuttle along the C&O, Gap and Appalachian trails, and to Washington airports. Hostel with a waffle breakfast

Time Advantage Limousine Service, Hagerstown, MD            1-301-378-633
angie@timeadvantage.net
http://www.timeadvantage.net
Shuttles in Western/Central MD and to the Baltimore and Washington metro areas. Can transport up to 4 people with bikes. Needs at least 1 day notice.

Venture Outdoors, Pittsburgh, PA            1-412-255-0564
http://www.ventureoutdoors.org/
Organized tours of the C&O and the GAP

West Newton Bicycle Shop, West Newton, PA            1-724-872-2185
http://www.wnbikes.com/
Local shuttles and bicycle rentals, repairs and sales.

Western MD Scenic RR, Cumberland, MD            1-301-759-4400
wmsrinfo@wmsr.com
http://www.wmsr.com/
Scenic railroad from Cumberland MD to Frostburg MD, accepts bikes on the train. No bikes on train during leaf viewing season.

Wilderness Voyageurs, Ohiopyle, PA            1-724-329-1000
http://www.wilderness-voyageurs.com/
Organized tours all along the GAP and C&O. Local shuttles. Also bicycle rental in Ohiopyle.

Youghiogheny Canoe Outfitters, West Newton, PA            1-724-872-7585
canoe@charterpa.net
https://www.facebook.com/Youghiogheny-Canoe-Outfitters-1573046012918386/
Local shuttles for all points between Homestead and Ohiopyle

Your Active City, Pittsburgh, PA            1-412-303-0566
http://www.youractivecity.com/
Coordinate bike tours on the GAP from answering questions to full trip planning. Bicycle and walking tours of Pittsburgh.

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