The Joshua C. Whetzel, Jr., Trail

JUL 9 2019

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PITTSBURGH QUARTERLY/Summer 2019, by THOMAS SAUNDERS - There is a beautiful new trail to hike, just outside Confluence, a quaint town in the Laurel Highlands situated at the confluence of the Casselman River, Laurel Hill Creek and the Youghiogheny River, in Somerset County.Confluence is a popular area for hiking, paddling and fishing, and it is one of the notable stops for cyclists and hikers traveling the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP). The GAP trail is ideal for day trips or longer excursions, including the full 335-​mile ride from Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C. More....


The Great Allegheny Passage ® (GAP) rail-trail offers 150 miles of hiking and biking from Cumberland MD to Pittsburgh,PA.


P.O. Box 228
Homestead, PA 15120