10 miles of GAP Reopens south of Boston

May 3, 2021

GAP Reopens Near Boston, PA The Regional Trail Corporation and Elizabeth Township will reopen a 10-mile section of the Great Allegheny Passage near Boston, Pa., on May 1, 2021. The opening follows a five-month closure to replace sewer lines running underneath the trail.  The project included a complete resurfacing and widening of the trail and the…

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The 9/11 Trail Opens

May 1, 2021

It’s Open, the 1st segment of the 9/11 Trail in Somerset County. The first 1.5 miles of the 9/11 Memorial Trail in Somerset County opened for public use, April 30th. Somerset County Commissioners Gerald Walker, Colleen R. Dawson, and Pamela A. Toker-Ickes joined Cindy Dunn, Pennsylvania Secretary of Conservation and Natural Resources, Stephen Clark, Superintendant…

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Maintenance problem along the trail?

Apr 22, 2021

LET US KNOW! We maintain the GAP in Somerset Co. between the Mason-Dixon Line – Mile 20 and Confluence, Mile 62.  SCRTA volunteers are on the trail regularly, but to catch problems quickly – we rely on YOU, our visitors. If you come across a maintenance problem – tree down, landslide, washouts, damaged facilities, etc.,…

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Hey, it’s open. | Big Savage Tunnel is ready for you.

Apr 11, 2021

Big Savage Tunnel is ready for you. Bike or hike through the coolest 3,294.6 feet (1,004.2 m) of the Great Allegheny Passage.  Tunnel lights are on from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM. An easy ride – 2.17 miles, is from the GAP Trailhead at Deal, PA to the tunnel. Just beyond the east end is the spectacular Big Savage…

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Big Savage Tunnel Opens April 9th

Mar 19, 2021

Big Savage Tunnel Opens the Weekend of April 9th

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