Allegheny Portage Railroad Trail

PO Box 189
Cresson, PA 16630
Phone: 814-886-6118
Region: The Alleghenies

The scenic Nature Trail Loop partially follows the trace of the original railroad bed of the Allegheny Portage Railroad as it winds past several historic sites that were once part of this region. Hikers can also enjoy other nearby trails that lead through regrowths of Eastern hardwood forests and picnic areas perfect for family getaways. The Lemon House, built in 1831, serves as a visitors' center. There are picnic facilities and restrooms near the Lemon House. Surface: Original ballast and grass Length: 1.5 Miles

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