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Dismal Swamp Canal, VA

US Army Corps of Engineers

The Dismal Swamp Canal and the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal form alternate routes along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AIWW) between the Chesapeake Bay and Albemarle Sound. The AIWW provides pleasure...[more]

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Dismal Swamp Canal

Address

903 Front Street
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone:(757) 441-7024

Directions

The Dismal Swamp Canal is located along Route 17 in Chesapeake, Virginia. A city boat launch is available at the intersection of Ballahack Road, and picnic areas are located along Route 17. The Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal cuts through Chesapeake and VI.

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