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Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site

Rank: 326 Email: thri_administration@nps.gov Distance: 1.12 miles

As president, Theodore Roosevelt created protections for ordinary citizens, began regulation of big business, and made the US a major force in international affairs. Yet one of the most important presidencies in America's history nearly didn't happen. See the place where a brief, emotional, and improvised ceremony in Buffalo, NY brought TR into office, and forever altered the nation.

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Niagara Falls National Heritage Area Park

8 Activites Phone: (315)-338-7730 Email: info@discoverniagara.org Distance: 16.48 miles

Designated by Congress in 2008, the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area stretches from the western boundary of Wheatfield, New York to the mouth of the Niagara River on Lake Ontario, including the communities of Niagara Falls, Youngstown, and Lewiston. The region is home to natural wonders, rich cultural traditions, and nationally significant historical sites.

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Niagara Falls National Heritage Area Park

Email: debbie_conway@nps.gov Distance: 21.28 miles

Designated by Congress in 2008, the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area stretches from the western boundary of Wheatfield, New York to the mouth of the Niagara River on Lake Ontario, including the communities of Niagara Falls, Youngstown, and Lewiston. The region is home to natural wonders, rich cultural traditions, and nationally significant historical sites.

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Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (585)-948-5445 Email: iroquois@fws.gov Distance: 28.85 miles

Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge lies midway between Buffalo and Rochester, NY, within the Atlantic Flyway. The relatively flat terrain encompasses 10,828 acres of habitat. Freshwater marshes and hardwood swamps border or are fed by Oak Orchard Creek which meanders east to west before leaving the refuge to empty into Lake Ontario 20 miles away. Forests, meadows and fields slope up gently from...

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Mount Morris Dam And Recreation Area National Park

6 Activites Phone: (585)-658-4790 Distance: 51.38 miles

The US Army Corps of Engineers built the Mount Morris Dam in the late 1940s to reduce flooding on the lower Genesee River. Today, the dam continues to provide flood protection along 67 miles of the Genesee River Valley from the village of Mount Morris to downtown Rochester where the river enters Lake Ontario. The US Army Corps of Engineers proudly promotes stewardship of public lands and waters....

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Almond Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (607)-324-6531 Distance: 71.06 miles

Kanakadea Park operated by Stuben County, NY is located on Almond Lake. Camping and day use facilities for picnicing and boating are available.

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Allegheny Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (814)-726-0661 Distance: 72.79 miles

Totally surrounded by forest, Kinzua Dam and Allegheny Reservoir are the heart of one of the largest and most popular outdoor recreation complexes in the northeastern United States. The Allegheny Reservoir spans the border between Pennsylvania and New York. In Pennsylvania , the reservoir is completely surrounded by the Allegheny National Forest; and in New York by Allegany State Park and the Al...

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Longhouse Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (814)-723-5150 Distance: 76.92 miles

Longhouse Scenic Byway is a loop that runs through Allegheny National Forest. It is surrounded by various kinds of foliage, from Black Cherry trees to Red Pines, and has several campsites and picnic sights to stop at along the way.

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Union City Dam National Park

2 Activites Phone: (814)-763-4422 Distance: 84.78 miles

This is a dry-bed detention reservoir for flood control. It is located 3 mi W of Union City.

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Hickory Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 86.38 miles

The Hickory Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 8,663 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Pennsylvania. In 1984 the Hickory Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ag...

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Allegheny National Forest Park

17 Activites Email: r9_allegheny_nf@fs.fed.us Distance: 87.03 miles

The Allegheny has a rich variety of outdoor activities. There are over 600 campsites, 6 boat launches, 6 canoe access sites, 2 nationally designated wilderness areas and many miles of hiking, snowmobiling and ATV trails. ANF recreation mapRecreation Area InformationThe Forest is open 24 hours. Office hours at Bradford Ranger District, Marienville Ranger District and the Supervisor's Office in Warr...

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East Branch Clarion River Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (814)-965-2065 Distance: 93.08 miles

Elk State Park is located at this lake in scenic western Pennslyvania, 14 miles north east of Johnsonburg.

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Tionesta Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (814)-755-3512 Distance: 101.80 miles

Winding its way through the rugged hills of northwestern Pennsylvania, Tionesta Lake offers a unique setting for a diversity of outdoor recreational fun. The Seneca named this area "where the water separates the land". Tionesta offers a rich history where narrow gauge railroads dotted the surrounding countryside hauling out virgin timber from the surrounding hillsides. Fishermen have found Tionest...

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Erie National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (814)-789-3585 Email: fw5rw_ernwr@fws.gov Distance: 103.04 miles

Erie National Wildlife Refuge is located in Crawford County, 35 miles south of the City of Erie and 10 miles east of Meadville on the outskirts of Guys Mills village. The refuge consists of two separate land units. The Sugar Lake Division, containing 5,206 acres, is the unit closest to Guys Mills. The Seneca Division, containing 3,594 acres, is 10 miles north of the Sugar Lake Division and bord...

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Woodcock Creek Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (814)-763-4422 Distance: 103.12 miles

Provides a 333-acre summer pool with the largest recreation facility managed by Crawford County.

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Women's Rights National Historical Park

Rank: 303 2 Activites Phone: (315)-568-0024 Email: wori_information_desk@nps.gov Distance: 105.56 miles

Women's Rights National Historical Park tells the story of the first Women's Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, NY on July 19-20,1848. It is a story of struggles for civil rights, human rights, and equality, global struggles that continue today. The efforts of women's rights leaders, abolitionists, and other 19th century reformers remind us that all people must be accepted as equals.

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Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (315)-568-5987 Email: marva_gingrich@fws.gov Distance: 107.30 miles

Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge lies at the north end of Cayuga Lake, in the heart of the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. Located between Syracuse and Rochester, in Seneca and Wayne Counties, Montezuma serves as a major resting area for waterfowl and other waterbirds on their journeys to and from nesting areas in northeastern and east-central Canada. Fall peaks of Canada geese re...

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Cowanesque Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (570)-835-5281 Distance: 107.52 miles

This Corps project located near the New York state line in North Central Pennsylvania provides a 1,085-acre lake with 17 miles of shoreline for use by campers and day trippers.

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Oil Region National Heritage Area Park

Email: mblack@oilregion.org Distance: 108.94 miles

Oil Region National Heritage Area in northwestern Pennsylvania tells of the world's first successful commercial oil well and a legacy of petroleum that continues to shape industry, society, and politics. The Oil Region includes oil artifacts, scenic communities, farmlands and woodlands, and industrial landscapes, and offers visitors heritage attractions and four seasons of outdoor recreation.

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Tioga-Hammond Lakes National Park

10 Activites Phone: (570)-835-5281 Distance: 111.96 miles

Twin lakes in north central Pennsylvania with overnight and dayuse facilities in a scenic environment, southwest of Tioga, PA and north of Wellsboro on PA Route 287, which is acessable from U.S. Route 15 northeast of Tioga and U.S. Route 6 north of Wellsboro, PA.

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Kettle Creek Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (570)-923-1800 Distance: 116.51 miles

Surrounded by high mountains in a wild and scenic area, Kettle Creek State Park provides day use recreation facilities on Alvin R. Bush reservoir and campground adjacent to Corps land on the lake and downstream of the dam.

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Curwensville Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (814)-236-2000 Distance: 134.53 miles

The recreation area at this central Pennsylvania lake is operated and maintained by Clearfield County. Day-use facilities include a beach, launch ramp, picnicing and play fields. A modern campground is also located in this recreation area.

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Mahoning Creek Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (814)-257-8811 Distance: 137.38 miles

Situated among steep sided valleys and forested hillsides, Mahoning Creek Lake is surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Blessed with clean water and a varied thriving fish population. In 1971, one of the largest Northern Pike ever recorded (42-7/8?) was reeled in from the waters below Mahoning Dam. Mahoning is also known for its abundant Turkey and Ruffed Grouse populations.

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Shenango River Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (724)-962-7746 Distance: 138.31 miles

Situated within the suburban Shenango Valley, Shenango River Lake provides an attractive setting for your enjoyment. Visitors choose to spend their day picnicking, camping, or enjoying nature?s beauty. History buffs will enjoy exploring the remnants of the Erie Extension Canal, sections of which are located on project property. The Erie Extension Canal played a key role in the economic developm...

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Lock And Dam 9 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-868-2486 Email: Allegheny9@usace.army.mil Distance: 139.37 miles

Lock and Dam 9 is one of eight major river facilities located along the scenic river banks of the Allegheny River. Pool 9 is used mostly during the summer recreational boating season, since there are public and private launching facilities along the river.

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