TRAIL NEWS

DEC 6 2017 | Canal receives $3.45 million in grants from Maryland

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DEC 5 2017 | Construction begins between Locks 5 and 22

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NOV 30 2017 | $20.3 million in grants that will support 43 projects across Maryland

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NOV 17 2017 | Temporary closures along Western Maryland Rail Trail through late January

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NOV 2 2017 | Michigan becomes 7th state to adopt model e-bike classification

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OCT 25 2017 | Ohiopyle, Phipps, Fallingwater among top 10 Pennsylvania attractions

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OCT 23 2017 | Meyersdale guest house owners to receive award

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OCT 22 2017 | On a roll: Cycling is the go-to sport for enjoying the outdoors

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OCT 20 2017 | Public art: a binding force for good in society

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OCT 15 2017 | Watch The Relocation Of The Oldest Structure On The Mall

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OCT 11 2017 | There’s nothing better than a road trip...

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OCT 10 2017 | Kennett men in their 70s bicycle to Washington D.C.

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OCT 9 2017 | 'Simply stunning': your favourite cycle rides around the world

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OCT 3 2017 | A quaint bed and breakfast in Confluence is so much more

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OCT 1 2017 | County's recreation director appreciates hard work on Westmoreland Heritage Trail

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SEP 27 2017 | Train cars carrying coal derail right next to GAP trail

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SEP 22 2017 | Hit the road in search of spectacular Pennsylvania fall foliage

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SEP 21 2017 | Mosaic artist working on ‘ruins’ project

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SEP 20 2017 | MON WHARF SWITCHBACK RAMP GOES VERTICAL!

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SEP 12 2017 | Vote for Great Allegheny Passage

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SEP 11 2017 | History meets beauty at West Virginia, Maryland sites

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SEP 1 2017 | Father-daughter duo cycle from coast to coast for a cause

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AUG 23 2017 | Korean cyclists bike across U.S. to raise awareness about ‘comfort women’

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AUG 23 2017 | Historic 1830s Potomac lockhouse to undergo rehabilitation

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AUG 21 2017 | Great Allegheny Passage received over a million visits in 2016

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AUG 17 2017 | Bicycle Blues From Our Four Seasons 2016 Fiat

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AUG 8 2017 | Bike paths offer pleasant cruising, tempting stops

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AUG 6 2017 | Sign lays out coal, coke history in Morgan Valley

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JUL 18 2017 | The Georgetown-Rosslyn Gondola

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JUL 18 2017 | Brilliant Branch Rail-to-Trail would connect Pittsburgh neighborhoods, and beyond

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JUL 12 2017 | Trump's proposed budget cuts could affect rail service to Pittsburgh, Connellsville

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JUL 11 2017 | Explore America's Epic Railroad-Turned-Trail System

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JUL 7 2017 | Hydroponic garden planned for Homestead youth

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JUL 1 2017 | 100 veterans bike their way to Georgetown D.C.

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JUN 22 2017 | The ultimate bike trip from Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C. (or as far as you want to go)

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JUN 20 2017 | Save the Confluence Bicycle Bridge

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JUN 20 2017 | “Don't Bucket List this trail, DO this trail.”

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JUN 10 2017 | Photographer Reconnects with DEAD MAN'S HOLLOW

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JUN 5 2017 | RTC’s Doppelt Fund Helps Move the Needle on Six Rail-Trails in 2017

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APR 25 2017 | Bike trails abound throughout Western Pa.

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APR 19 2017 | Mon Wharf Switchback Ramp Project

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APR 18 2017 | Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Conococheague Aqueduct Restoration on May 5th

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APR 14 2017 | "There is something incredibly thrilling about using a bicycle to explore..."

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APR 12 2017 | Bike Maryland Announces New Executive Director

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APR 6 2017 | Video coverage: Detour Planned for C&O's Paw Paw Tunnel

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MAR 30 2017 | Starting Out to Make the C&O Canal Great Again

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MAR 13 2017 | Scenic railroad excursions to Frostburg expected to resume in May

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FEB 27 2017 | ATA Announces New Executive Director

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FEB 16 2017 | Paw Paw Tunnel of the C&O Canal requires the temporary closure

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FEB 14 2017 | 10 Rail-Trails That Helped Build the Movement

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JAN 8 2017 | Great Allegheny Passage - 2016 Pennsylvania Great Places

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SEP 27 2016 | USA Today - 10 great rail-trails across the USA

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SEP 27 2016 | 10 great rail-trails across the USA

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SEP 26 2016 | Council to consider $800K for bike lanes in Pittsburgh


SEP 26 2016 | Georgetown C&O Canal Restoration Kicks off


SEP 20 2016 | Pedal power: Groups look to build on millions of dollars that bike trails bring

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SEP 19 2016 | Allegheny County begins process to reopen Hot Metal Bridge between Swissvale and Munhall


AUG 30 2016 | Ribbon cutting planned for 9/11 bike trail segment

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AUG 7 2016 | Bikes Aboard

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JUL 19 2016 | The Great Allegheny Passage Helps Trail Towns Thrive

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JUN 30 2016 | 21 Cyclists Embark On 335-Mile Ride For Veterans

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JUN 26 2016 | Future clouded for town helped by bike trail

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JUN 16 2016 | A slide presentation at the Almonte Public Library on Thursday June 16th at 7pm.

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JUN 10 2016 | Great Allegheny Passage: Nation's 4th largest rail trail is easy enough for beginners

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MAY 31 2016 | Thriving rail trails energize communities

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MAY 11 2016 | Re-watering work begins for historic C&O Canal aqueduct

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MAY 6 2016 | Off-road culture clash: A little bit of country, a little bit of bike 'n' roll

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APR 16 2016 | Pennsylvania's Montour Trail

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JAN 1 2016 | Adventure Cyclist Magazine - December 2015 / January 2016

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DEC 14 2015 | Bicycling tourists are older, wealthier, and in demand


OCT 7 2015 | A Surprisingly Luxe Cycling Trip Though the Rust Belt

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SEP 19 2015 | Pinkerton Tunnel is Open!

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SEP 16 2015 | Roll Your Bicycle Onto Amtrak's Capitol Limited With New Service Launched on Monday!

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AUG 9 2015 | Bike support team to D.C. endures rigors of elegance

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JUL 7 2015 | Exploring the Great Allegheny Passage

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APR 22 2015 | New York Times

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NOV 10 2014 | Impressions from the Bicycle Tour Network Conference

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JUN 30 2014 | Point State Park/Great Allegheny Passage Medallion

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NOV 1 2012 | National Geographic Adventure

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