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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Raccoon Creek State Park in Beaver County is one of the largest state parks in Pennsylvania. While the park is home to miles of hiking trails and a beautiful lake, one of my favorite spots is the beautiful Frankfort Mineral Springs Falls. Frankfort Mineral Springs…READ MORE
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
There are hundreds of beautiful waterfalls in Pennsylvania, but few are as accessible to urban dwellers as the waterfalls in Pittsburgh’s Fall Run Park. Fall Run Park, also known as Judge D.M. Miller Nature Reserve, is a 94-acre park located along Route 8 in Shaler,…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
This article is part one in a three-part guide to biking the Great Allegheny Passage. Check out our other articles in the series, Part Two: Connellsville to Confluence and Part Three: Confluence to Cumberland. And don’t miss my top tips for those biking the GAP. The…READ MORE