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Crooked Creek Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (724)-763-3161 Distance: 0.62 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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Lock And Dam 7 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-543-2551 Email: Allegheny7@usace.army.mil Distance: 7.22 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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Lock And Dam 5 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-295-2261 Email: Allegheny5@usace.army.mil Distance: 9.53 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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Lock And Dam 6 - Allegheny River National Park

2 Activites Phone: (724)-295-3775 Email: Allegheny6@usace.army.mil Distance: 9.93 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 4 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-224-2666 Email: Allegheny4@usace.army.mil Distance: 13.46 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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Lock And Dam 9 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-868-2486 Email: Allegheny9@usace.army.mil Distance: 14.21 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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Lock And Dam 8 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-548-5119 Email: Allegheny9@usace.army.mil Distance: 14.21 miles

Lock and Dam 8 is one of eight major river facilities located along the scenic river banks of the Allegheny River. Pool 8 is used mostly during the summer recreational boating season, since there are public and private launching facilities along the river. In addition to recreational usage, a moderate amount of sand and gravel is shipped through Pool 8.

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Lock And Dam 3 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-828-3550 Email: Allegheny3@usace.army.mil Distance: 17.14 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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Conemaugh River Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (724)-459-7240 Distance: 18.40 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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Mahoning Creek Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (814)-257-8811 Distance: 18.42 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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Locks And Dam 2 - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-271-1272 Email: Monongahela2@usace.army.mil Distance: 29.12 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: 30.39 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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Loyalhanna Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (724)-639-9013 Distance: 33.04 miles

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

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

1 Activites Phone: (412)-766-6213 Distance: 34.11 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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Locks And Dam 3 - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-384-4532 Email: Monongahela3@usace.army.mil Distance: 37.06 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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Dashields Locks And Dam &Lt;Ohio River&Gt; National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-457-8430 Email: Dashields@usace.army.mil Distance: 39.07 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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Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site

Rank: 222 1 Activites Email: Nathan_Koozer@nps.gov Distance: 41.78 miles

The first railroad to circumvent the Allegheny Mountains, the Allegheny Portage Railroad was the finishing piece of the Pennsylvania Mainline Canal. "The Portage," opened in 1834, marking the first time that there was one, direct route between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. All things to all people, it served merchants, passengers, slaves in pursuit of freedom, and soldiers from the Mexican War.

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Locks And Dam 4 - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-684-8442 Email: Monongahela4@usace.army.mil Distance: 44.27 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: 44.35 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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Johnstown Flood National Memorial Park

Rank: 214 1 Activites Phone: (814)-495-4643 Email: Nathan_Koozer@nps.gov Distance: 45.70 miles

The South Fork dam failed on Friday, May 31, 1889 and unleashed 20,000,000 tons of water that devastated Johnstown, PA. The flood killed 2,209 people but it brought the nation and the world together to aid the "Johnstown sufferers." The story of the Johnstown Flood reminds us all, "...that we must leave nothing undone for the preservation and protection of our brother men."

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Montgomery Locks And Dam - Ohio River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-643-8400 Email: Montgomery@usace.army.mil Distance: 46.27 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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Oil Region National Heritage Area Park

Email: mblack@oilregion.org Distance: 50.94 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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Tionesta Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (814)-755-3512 Distance: 52.68 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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Curwensville Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (814)-236-2000 Distance: 53.74 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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Monongahela River - Maxwell Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (412)-785-5027 Distance: 54.55 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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