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Locks And Dam 3 - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-384-4532 Email: Monongahela3@usace.army.mil Distance: 0.68 miles

Locks and Dam 3 is one of nine navigation structures which provide for year-round navigation on the Monongahela River between Pittsburgh, Pa. and Fairmont, West Virginia. It maintains a pool for 17.7 miles upstream to Locks and Dam 4 at Charleroi, PA. Locks and Dam 3 is located at river mile 23.8 at the city of Elizabeth, Pa. The lock chambers and operations buildings are situated along the righ...

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Locks And Dam 4 - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-684-8442 Email: Monongahela4@usace.army.mil Distance: 7.90 miles

Lock and Dam 4 is one of nine navigation structures which provide for year-round navigation on the Monongahela River between Pittsburgh, Pa. and Fairmont, West Virginia. It maintains a pool for 19.7 miles upstream to Maxwell Lock and Dam just south of Brownsville, PA. Lock and Dam 4 is located at river mile 41.5 at the city of Charleroi, Pa. The lock chambers and operations buildings are situate...

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Lock And Dam 2 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-661-2217 Email: Allegheny2@usace.army.mil Distance: 7.94 miles

Lock and Dam 2 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Locks And Dam 2 - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-271-1272 Email: Monongahela2@usace.army.mil Distance: 9.52 miles

Locks and Dam 2 is one of nine navigation structures which provide for year-round navigation on the Monongahela River between Pittsburgh, Pa. and Fairmont, West Virginia. It maintains a pool for 12.6 miles upstream to Locks and Dam 3 at Elizabeth, PA. Locks and Dam 2 is located at river mile 11.2 at the city of Braddock, Pa. The lock chambers and operations buildings are situated along the right...

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Rivers Of Steel National Heritage Area Park

Email: info@riversofsteel.com Distance: 10.60 miles

The Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area reveals how one region, in a sustained and thunderous blast of innovation, ambition and fire, forever changed America and its place in the world. It is the story of the industrialists and the workers who pushed an infant industry to it ultimate limits and in doing so pushed the world into the Age of Steel.

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Monongahela River - Maxwell Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-785-5027 Distance: 18.52 miles

This dam provides a 24-mile pool, ideal for recreational boating, and receives more recreational use than any other on the Monongahela.

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Emsworth Locks And Dams &Lt;Ohio River&Gt; National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-766-6213 Distance: 21.02 miles

Furthest upstream of the Ohio River dams, Emsworth provides Pittsburgh with a waterway for commerce and recreation. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Loyalhanna Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (724)-639-9013 Distance: 21.23 miles

Set in an area of rugged, unspoiled scenery. From Saltsburg, 3/4 mi S on PA 981.

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Lock And Dam 3 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-828-3550 Email: Allegheny3@usace.army.mil Distance: 21.95 miles

Lock and Dam 3 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Lock And Dam 4 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-224-2666 Email: Allegheny4@usace.army.mil Distance: 25.54 miles

Lock and Dam 4 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Dashields Locks And Dam &Lt;Ohio River&Gt; National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-457-8430 Email: Dashields@usace.army.mil Distance: 27.72 miles

Situated near several large heavy industries, this Ohio River navigation project provides them a dependable waterway. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Gray's Landing Locks And Dam National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-583-8304 Email: GraysLanding@usace.army.mil Distance: 28.61 miles

Grays Landing Lock and Dam replaced Lock and Dam 7. It consists of one lock chamber and a fixed-crest dam.

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Conemaugh River Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (724)-459-7240 Distance: 29.35 miles

An unusual endowment of cultural resources attract visitors to Conemaugh Dam. Adjacent to the Dam site Recreation Area, historical development is currently underway with the construction of the Trail of Transportation History and the Tunnel view Historic Site. The riverside trail follows the towpath that runs along the Main Line Canal that once connected Philadelphia with Pittsburgh (1834 ? 1854...

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Lock And Dam 6 - Allegheny River National Park

2 Activites Phone: (724)-295-3775 Email: Allegheny6@usace.army.mil Distance: 30.05 miles

Lock and Dam 6 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Lock And Dam 5 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-295-2261 Email: Allegheny5@usace.army.mil Distance: 30.38 miles

: Lock and Dam 5 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Friendship Hill National Historic Site

Rank: 294 3 Activites Email: kitty_seifert@nps.gov Distance: 33.65 miles

Albert Gallatin is best remembered for his thirteen year tenure as Secretary of the Treasury during the Jefferson and Madison administrations. In that time he reduced the national debt, purchased the Louisiana Territory and funded the Lewis & Clark exploration. Gallatin's accomplishments and contributions are highlighted at Friendship Hill, his restored country estate.

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Fort Necessity National Battlefield Park

Rank: 188 2 Activites Email: mary_jane_mcfadden@nps.gov Distance: 33.81 miles

The battle at Fort Necessity in the summer of 1754 was the opening action of the French and Indian War. This war was a clash of British, French and American Indian cultures. It ended with the removal of French power from North America. The stage was set for the American Revolution.

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Point Marion Lock And Dam - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-725-5289 Distance: 36.26 miles

These structures provide a navigation channel for commercial and recreation traffic on the Monongahela River from Pittsburgh to the Opekiska Lock & Dam and Morgantown, WV. From Pittsburgh, follow PA 837 S to observe life on the "Mon" River.

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Crooked Creek Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (724)-763-3161 Distance: 36.29 miles

Crooked Creek Rangers developed the Corps' first Auto Tour Trail. The trail takes in the local history of Armstrong County and local townships. Visitors are provided information on the one room schools of 1867, the first water-powered sawmill and depreciation lands awarded soldiers of the American Revolutionary War. The trail was the combined effort of the Rangers and local historians.

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Montgomery Locks And Dam - Ohio River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-643-8400 Email: Montgomery@usace.army.mil Distance: 38.49 miles

This is an integral link in providing a navigation channel for the many industries located in the Ohio River Basin. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Youghiogheny River Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (814)-395-3242 Distance: 40.90 miles

In the heart of the Laurel Highlands and spanning the Mason-Dixon line between Pennsylvania and Maryland lays Youghiogheny River Lake. Boaters consider Youghiogheny River Lake, with its 16-mile length and channels up to one-half mile wide, the best powerboat and water-skiing lake in southwestern Pennsylvania. The tail waters of the dam are one of the few in Pennsylvania open for trout fishing yea...

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Lock And Dam 7 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-543-2551 Email: Allegheny7@usace.army.mil Distance: 42.25 miles

Lock and Dam 7 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Morgantown Lock And Dam - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (304)-292-1885 Distance: 43.86 miles

Completed in 1950, this dam on the Monongahela River provides a 9-ft navigable channel to Hildebrand Lock & Dam.

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Historic National Road - West Virginia Park

Phone: 18008283097 Distance: 44.22 miles

The Historic National Road was the nation's first federally funded interstate highway. It opened the nation to the west and became a corridor for the movement of goods and people. Today, visitors experience a physical timeline, including classic inns, tollhouses, diners and motels that trace 200 years of American history.

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Ohio River - New Cumberland Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (614)-537-2571 Distance: 44.58 miles

A modern structure with a 1,200- by 110-ft main chamber enables large tows to make quick passage through the lock.

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