Heritage Hike

Sunday, September 4, 2022 - 2:00pm

Join a Park Ranger on a hike to the first railroad tunnel in America, the Staple Bend Tunnel. On this approximately 5-mile round trip hike, participants will learn about the history of the tunnel, how it was constructed, the Allegheny Portage Railroad, and much more! Several features from the days of the railroad, including stone sleepers and culverts, are visible.

Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site
110 Federal Park Road
Gallitzin, PA 16641
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Elizabeth Shope
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