Ten Essentials for Day Hiking

New to hiking and want to prepare yourself for the great outdoors by learning about the ten essentials for day hiking? Read on to learn more about the ten essentials and my recommendations for them. What are the ten essentials? The ten essentials are a collection of first aid and emergency items that can help … Read more

Churchill Valley Greenway Trails

Looking for trail close to Pittsburgh? Churchill Valley, a former golf course, is fifteen minutes from downtown Pittsburgh. Read for more tips about hiking this unique space! Hiking at Churchill Valley Note: Allegheny Land Trust recently acquired this greenspace. There is a lot of restoration and maintenance that needs to be done. Be careful of … Read more

Rockland Tunnel

Want to do something totally different in Western Pennsylvania? Visiting Rockland Tunnel in Venango County is for you. This relic of the age of railroads has transformed into an admittedly creepy must-visit attraction. Read on for more! History of the Rockland Tunnel The Rockland Tunnel was formerly called the Woodhill Tunnel. The tunnel was created … Read more

Visiting Kinzua Bridge State Park

Kinzua Bridge State Park is Pennsylvania’s most unique state park! Read on to learn more about tips for visiting the state park and where to hike near the bridge. Visit Kinzua Bridge State Park Kinzua Bridge State Park is a super unique park featuring the partially collapsed Kinzua Viaduct. Once the tallest viaduct in the … Read more