There are many great spots in western Pennsylvania’s McConnells Mill State Park. Some are well known, like McConnell’s Mill Covered Bridge and Hell’s Hollow Falls. However, there are other spots that aren’t even featured on the park map. Breakneck Falls is one of the latter….
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McConnells Mill State Park in western Pennsylvania’s Lawrence County is home to many beautiful spots. However, one of the most beautiful is Alpha Falls. Alpha Falls (also called Spillway Falls or Gardiner Falls in some sources) is located in the eastern corner of McConnells Mill…READ MORE
Pennsylvania is home to over 200 covered bridges, but few can match the beauty and quality of the two historic covered bridges in Lawrence County, PA. In fact, if you are looking for covered bridges in western PA north of Pittsburgh, these two bridges are…READ MORE
McConnells Mill State Park in Lawrence County is known for being one of the most beautiful state parks in all of Pennsylvania. And, while many focus their attention on the area around McConnell’s Mill Covered Bridge and the Slippery Rock Gorge, there are great sights…READ MORE
I’ve been to well over 100 waterfalls in Pennsylvania, but I’ve come across very few that combine the unique history, beauty, and accessibility of Big Run Falls in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania (not to be confused with Big Run Falls in Sullivan County, PA). Big Run…READ MORE
Just half a mile from the Ohio border, Quakertown Falls might be the westernmost waterfall in Pennsylvania. Located along Falling Spring Run, this area used to be known to a small community as Quakertown, since several of the first residents were Quakers. I’ve heard that…READ MORE