During his two-and-a-half years in Virginia, Captain John Smith relentlessly explored the region’s “faire Bay” –the vast and resource-rich Chesapeake. he uncannily accurate map became the blueprint for European colonization. 400 years later, his path is ours to follow. Captain John Smith Water Trail takes boaters from the heart of English settlement in Jamestown to the distant Susquehanna Flats, and past the scenic shore-lines of countless creeks and rivers along the way.
Author: John Page Williams