Category: Land Trails
Video: Connecting Corry

Video: Connecting Corry

November 4, 2019By: Josh Raulerson

The onetime railroad town of Corry, Pennsylvania celebrates the latest stage of its transformation into an Industrial Heartland Trails Coalition trail town.

Two Communities, One Vision

Two Communities, One Vision

November 1, 2019By: Nate Dorfman

Like many Philadelphians, I’m used to thinking of Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County and Southwest Philadelphia’s Cobbs Creek neighborhood as two entirely different places. Cobbs Creek is in the city, while Cheltenham is suburban. Cobbs Creek’s population is largely low-income, while...

Pennsylvania Legacies #109

Pennsylvania Legacies #109

October 25, 2019By: Josh Raulerson

This year’s GAP Relay — a 150-mile team footrace along the Great Allegheny Passage — was the first carbon neutral trail relay in the nation. Troy Schooley of race organizer p3r talks about the movement toward sustainability in endurance sports,...

Family Bicycle and Poker Run a success

September 17, 2019Courier-Express (DuBois)

BROOKVILLE — Families and bicyclists turned out Sunday for the Jefferson County Historical Society’s annual Family Bicycle and Poker Run. The ride began at the Redbank Valley Trailhead in Brookville, and took riders down the trail to Summerville. Along the...

Celebrate PA Trails Month

Celebrate PA Trails Month

September 9, 2019By: Frank Maguire

Did you know that September is Trails Month in PA? For 2019, PEC has partnered with DCNR to promote events that encourage people to get out and explore. Trails not only take us from point A to B, they open...

Off the Beaten Track

Off the Beaten Track

August 28, 2019By: Helena Kotala

This September, cyclists will gather at Black Moshannon State Park for the first Public Lands Ride, presented by the Pennsylvania Environmental Council. The ride is a non-competitive event, and two different distances offer options to a variety of abilities and...

News Tonight for August 21, 2019

News Tonight for August 21, 2019

August 22, 2019PBS39 (Bethlehem)

PBS39 News Tonight for Aug. 21, 2019. Stories include back-to-school shopping on a budget at thrift shops; a $1.8 million plan to turn an old SEPTA rail line into three miles of trail in Richland Township, Bucks County; and a...