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Autumn leaves at the bike trail

Leaves just starting to turn. Highly recommend getting on the trail this week. I personally like... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
gjrjpo
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Franklin, Pennsylvania
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Allegheny River Trail

WOW what a trail. My wife dropped me off in Emlenton, PA and I rode to Oil City. About 33 miles. It... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Gary F
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Wellsville, Ohio
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Leaves just starting to turn. Highly recommend getting on the trail this week. I personally like the Belmar to Van trail, covers several streams and views. It is approximately 8 miles gently elevated to Van and a pleasant coast back to Belmar. All spurs of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gjrjpo
Reviewed 4 September 2018

WOW what a trail. My wife dropped me off in Emlenton, PA and I rode to Oil City. About 33 miles. It ran along the Allegheny River the whole way. All paved** and level the whole trip. The scenery was great. Many benches and picnic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gary F
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to spend time if you are looking for peace and quiet. Very nicely maintained trail and user friendly. Good signage along the trail. Cell phone coverage is spotty in places.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Craig W
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Very scenic trail. What is missing is any porta potty on the trail or a garbage bin. Smooth ashphalt.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joseph U
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Beautiful paved trail for walking or biking. Easy access with beautiful views plus rest areas with picnic benches.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Wanderor2013
Reviewed 8 August 2017

While your walking if you walk far enough you can see this beautiful Mansion which you can see the front gate to it,the bell tower, the horse stalls, and it even says River Ridge, Also its by the river!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kendy M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Allegheny River Trail is one of the best trails I've biked. The view of the river is absolutely beautiful, and the paved trails are well maintained. The only thing lacking is a porta-potty or two.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Visited family and went to ride the trails, I borrowed a bike but they have rentals near most of the trail entrances. It was so beautiful and wished I would have taken my camera, will absolutely take next time. The trails are in perfect condition,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This trail is so beautiful. I ran from my hotel down to this trail and it was really easy to get to. Loved the port a potties on the trail. Plus there were maps along the trail that helped.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This paved trail is fantastic for walking, running, or biking. It's almost entirely paved and only a slight grade. Great scenery along the Allegheny river

Date of experience: October 2016
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443pat
14 July 2016|
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Response from michaelc410 | Reviewed this property |
The bridges and tunnels
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mudskipper__4
6 December 2015|
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I just bought bike flashlights that attach to the handle bars
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Julia M
9 October 2015|
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Response from Baggins53 | Reviewed this property |
No, but you will find them in Franklin and Oil City. Franklin has some very nice restaurants.
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