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It's time for adventure cycling in Somerset County, PA on the Great Allegheny Passage!

Northern Portal of the Big Savage TunnelThe Great Allegheny Passage now provides outdoor enthusiasts with over 131 continuous miles of trail from McKeesport, PA, to the terminus of the C&O Canal Trail which continues along the Potomac River and on to Washington, DC.

Forty-two miles of trail course through southern Somerset County, offering hikers and bikers a pristine woodland experience. Enjoy spectacular vistas from bridges and viaducts high above tumbling mountain streams. Pass through the 3300-foot Big Savage Tunnel, the dramatic gateway to the Mason Dixon Line and Maryland.

A view from the Salisbury Viaduct To find maps and a list of amenities along the trail including camping, food, lodging and more visit the Allegheny Trail Alliance web site of the Great Allegheny Passage.

Help us celebrate this achievement with a membership or a renewal to the Somerset County Rails-to-Trails Association. Your membership in SCRTA provides funding for maintenance and guarantees the trail's future use.

Join us, trail supporters, on our pathway to adventure!

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This page was updated 12/19/2008
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