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Dates: 1/2/2019 - 12/31/2019
City / State: West Newton, PA
Event Name: Great Allegheny Passage
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 112959 2019/Y2230
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K & 10K and 1K option - 1B
Description: The route consists of the 5K East Trail and the 5K West Trail. Either trail may be done for 5K credit; both trails must be done for 10K credit. Both trails on the Great Allegheny Passage which is a rail trail with a crushed limestone surface. A 1K option if you visit the West Newton Historic Cemetery.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Border Crossings, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Ice Cream Parlors, Lady Liberty Special Program, Little Free Libraries, Points of Reference, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Underground Railroad, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: See Comments
Location: West Newton Visitors Bureau Westmoreland County
Start Point / Driving Directions: 111 Collinsburg Rd, West Newton, PA 15089 (724)872-5586 ***** From Interstate 70 take exit 43 onto PA-201N towards Donora. Turn right onto Rostrave Rd/PA-201. Veer right onto PA-136. Turn left onto Collinsburg Rd. Visitors Bureau is immediately on the left.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Hours are Monday - Friday 11am - 4pm, Saturday - Sunday 10am - 3pm. Only open weekdays from November - March **** Call to confirm that they are open on holidays . NO FREE WALKERS.
Host Club: Mon Valley Trailblazers
Contact: Lori Lamberski (724) 858-5965
Website: www.MVTrailblazers.com
E-Mail Contact: monvalleytrailblazers@gmail.com