Rail Trails Pennsylvania

Rail Trails Pennsylvania

Explore 60 of the best rail-trails and multiuse pathways with this official guide All across the country, unused railroad corridors have been converted into public multiuse trails.

Author: Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Publisher: Wilderness Press

ISBN: 9780899979687

Category: Travel

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Explore 60 of the best rail-trails and multiuse pathways with this official guide All across the country, unused railroad corridors have been converted into public multiuse trails. Here, the experts from Rails-to-Trails Conservancy present the best of these rail-trails—as well as other multiuse pathways—in Pennsylvania. You’ll appreciate the detailed maps for each trail, plus driving directions to trailheads. Quick, at-a-glance icons indicate which activities each trail can accommodate, from biking to fishing to horseback riding. Best of all, the succinct descriptions are written by rail-trail experts, so you know it’s information that you can rely on! Take a multi-day journey on the 152-mile Great Allegheny Passage, or enjoy a speedy out-and-back on the 4-mile Greater Hazleton Rails to Trails. Pennsylvania clocks in with 146 total rail-trails, so you’re sure to find the perfect route. Whether you’re on feet, wheels, or skis, you’ll love the variety in this collection of multiuse trails—from beautiful waterways and scenic areas to the hustle and bustle of the states’ urban centers!
Categories: Travel

Rail Trails Pennsylvania New Jersey and New York

Rail Trails Pennsylvania  New Jersey  and New York

This two-color book includes succinct descriptions of each trail from start to finish, plus at-a-glance summary information indicating permitted uses, surface type, length, and directions to trailheads for each trail.

Author: Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Publisher: Wilderness Press

ISBN: 9780899976679

Category: Travel

Page: 360

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Across the country, more than 1,600 unused railroad corridors have been converted to level, public, multiuse trails, where people can enjoy a fitness run, a leisurely bike ride, or a stroll with the family. In this newest addition to the popular series, the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy presents the Northeast's finest rail-trails. Rail-Trails Northeast covers one hundred of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania's rail-trails. With a rich industrial and passenger rail history, the Northeast is one of the densest rail-trail regions in the country. Rural, suburban, or urban, rail-trails serve as the backbone of an impressive trail system. This two-color book includes succinct descriptions of each trail from start to finish, plus at-a-glance summary information indicating permitted uses, surface type, length, and directions to trailheads for each trail. Every trip has a detailed map that includes start and end points, trailhead, parking, restroom facilities, and other amenities.
Categories: Travel

Pennsylvania s Rail Trails

Pennsylvania s Rail Trails

With old favorites like the Stony Valley Railroad Grade and the Ghost Town Trail as well as new additions like the Chester Valley Trail and the Mahoning Shadow Trail, this seventh edition contains over 1100 miles of trails.Following a ...

Author: Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Publisher: Rails-To-Trails Conservancy

ISBN: PSU:000048629201

Category: Transportation

Page: 172

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With old favorites like the Stony Valley Railroad Grade and the Ghost Town Trail as well as new additions like the Chester Valley Trail and the Mahoning Shadow Trail, this seventh edition contains over 1100 miles of trails.Following a format much like earlier editions, the book contains valuable, easily-accessed information. Each trail listing contains a photograph, historical description, trailhead directions (including new Pennsylvania interstate exit numbers), trail map, trail details, a local manager contact, and more.
Categories: Transportation

Pennsylvania s Rail trails

Pennsylvania s Rail trails

Author: Thomas P. Sexton

Publisher: Rails-To-Trails Conservancy

ISBN: PSU:000024505949

Category: Hiking

Page: 105

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Categories: Hiking

Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1997 Testimony of public witnesses for natural resources

Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1997  Testimony of public witnesses for natural resources

... Atlantic Regional Trail Planning , DE Monogahela Valley Rail - Trail Assistance
, PA Mountain Resource Conservation ... DE Ontario and Western Rail - Trail
Assistance , PA Pennsylvania Organization for Watersheds and Rivers
Assistance ...

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Department of the Interior and Related Agencies

Publisher:

ISBN: SRLF:AA0007033475

Category: United States

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Categories: United States

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Pennsylvania -Utah NT Mud Run Disaster , Pa . , 1888 NT Provo River Parkway
Trail ( Utah ) - Scotland - Washington ( D.C. ) NT Tay Bridge Disaster ... USE
Railroad motorcars -West Virginia Railroad brakes NT North Bend Rail Trail ( W.
Va . ) ...

Author: Library of Congress

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:30000009706940

Category: Subject headings, Library of Congress

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Categories: Subject headings, Library of Congress

40 Great Rail Trails in New York and New England

40 Great Rail Trails in New York and New England

Author: Karen-Lee Ryan

Publisher: Rails-To-Trails Conservancy

ISBN: PSU:000025596946

Category: Travel

Page: 265

View: 196

Outdoor enthusiasts will find the best trials in New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine listed in this guidebook. Includes detailed maps and descriptions.
Categories: Travel

Railroads of Pennsylvania

Railroads of Pennsylvania

Regional histories of the great railroads Rail stories of the people and events that shaped history Rails to Trails paths, tourist attractions, and more Divides the state into regions and explores the major railroads, recounts the lore, ...

Author: Lorett Treese

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811726223

Category: History

Page: 274

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Regional histories of the great railroads Rail stories of the people and events that shaped history Rails to Trails paths, tourist attractions, and more Divides the state into regions and explores the major railroads, recounts the lore, profiles the individuals involved, and identifies places one can go to experience the relics of rail culture.
Categories: History

1000 Great Rail Trails

1000 Great Rail Trails

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924105777662

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 309

View: 355

A directory of rail-trails throughout the United States including information on mileage, surface conditions, and other vital information.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

40 Great Rail Trails in the Mid Atlantic

40 Great Rail Trails in the Mid Atlantic

Author: Karen-Lee Ryan

Publisher: Rails-To-Trails Conservancy

ISBN: PSU:000025464825

Category: Travel

Page: 281

View: 205

Bicyclists, walkers, in-line skaters, equestrians, and other outdoor enthusiasts will find some of the best trails in the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic.
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Trailblazer

Trailblazer

RAILS - TO - TRAILS CONSERVANCY BOARD RAILS - TO - TRAILS
CONSERVANCY STAFF 2 JANUARY - MARCH ... Sexton Pennsylvania Chapter
Director Lori Kieffer Yeich Pennsylvania Trail Information Coordinator Kathy
Dominguez ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951P00644266R

Category: Rail-trails

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Categories: Rail-trails

Pennsylvania Hiking Trails

Pennsylvania Hiking Trails

34 Conewago Trail - 5 mi . The Cornwall and Lebanon Railroad , built by the
Coleman family to haul iron from the family's iron furnaces to the Pennsylvania
Railroad , was abandoned after Hurricane Agnes in 1972 and converted to a rail
- trail ...

Author: Barbara L. Wiemann

Publisher:

ISBN: 0971744505

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Pennsylvania Travel Planner

Pennsylvania Travel Planner

... RAYSTOWN North Country Trail , Bradford , 814-362-4613 Allegheny Trail
Alliance - Cumberland to Pittsburgh Trail , Greensburg , 724-853-2453 Pocono
Mountains / Endless Mountains Pine Creek Rail Trail , PA Grand Canyon ,
Wellsboro ...

Author: Pennsylvania Travel Council

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000049313598

Category: Pennsylvania

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Categories: Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Township News

Pennsylvania Township News

... which combines monies from Rails - to - trails grants provide 50 the Keystone ,
or Key 93 , program ; the state's Growing Greener percent funding for the
planning , acPlanning a greenway initiative ; and the Pennsylvania Recreational
Trail ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000048281737

Category: Local government

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Categories: Local government

Pennsylvania State Parks

Pennsylvania State Parks

DER also must maintain an updated successful development of rails - toWhile we
're working to identify list of railroad rights - of - way trails are outside the purview
of potential rails / trails across the authorized or proposed for abandon state ...

Author: Pennsylvania. Bureau of State Parks

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89119969863

Category: Parks

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Categories: Parks

The Impacts of Rail trails

The Impacts of Rail trails

A study conducted by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Parks Service Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance program in cooperation with Leisure Studies Program School of Hotel, Resturant and Recreation Management, Pennsylvania ...

Author: Roger L. Moore

Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office

ISBN: UCR:31210024880435

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 6

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A study conducted by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Parks Service Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance program in cooperation with Leisure Studies Program School of Hotel, Resturant and Recreation Management, Pennsylvania State Univ.
Categories: Sports & Recreation