For the fifth consecutive year, the Montour Trail has been selected by the readers of Pittsburgh magazine as the top hiking/biking trail in its Best of the 'Burgh. More than 200,000 votes were cast in the annual poll, which rounds up locals' favorite choices in leisure, shopping, dining, and more. The Best of the 'Burgh is the cover story of the magazine's July 2023 issue, which has just been released.
from Montour Trail Council Greer Tunnel on the Montour Trail Reopening as First Phase of Repairs Nears Finish The Greer Tunnel will reopen as early as next week as emergency repairs are nearing completion, the Montour Trail Council has announced. The Greer Tunnel, located near Chartiers Creek at mile marker 28.5 on the Montour Trail, was closed in late March due to a newly-discovered structural deficiency in its east portal. The 235-foot-long tunnel was constructed by the Montour Railroad Co. in 1913. The project
March-April 2023 Newsletter Articles in this newsletter include the following: Greer Tunnel Rehabilitation Spring Cleaning in Cecil Prez Sez column Friends Meetings and Work Parties New Office location You can find the newsletter in it's entirety by clicking this link mar-apr 2023