Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail stretches across 3,000 miles and is America’s first national water trail. Discover places that commemorate the cultural traditions and histories of the region’s indigenous peoples and follow the route of Captain John Smith when he sailed the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers 400 years ago. Explore four visitor centers along the way, including the one in Historic Jamestowne which serves as the trail’s headquarters.
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