OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

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Ohio River Water Trail


Upper Ohio River Water Trail

The Ohio River Water Trail is under the stewardship of the Ohio River Trail Council. The official Pennsylvania State Water Trail geographically extends from the Three Rivers Water Trail in Pittsburgh, PA to Newell, WV and East Liverpool, OH. The 69-mile Ohio River Water Trail (ORWT) includes thirteen-miles of the Ohio River (Three Rivers Water Trail) from the "Point" in Pittsburgh at milepost zero downstream to the Dashields Lock and Dam at milepost 13, thirty-three-miles of the Ohio River from Dashields Dam at milepost 13, downstream to Newell, WV at milepost 46.0, sixteen-miles of the Little Beaver Creek to Beaver Creek State Park, three-miles of the Beaver River to the Townsend (Fallston) Dam, and four-miles of the Raccoon Creek.

 

 
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ORWT Photos

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  • ORWT-New-Brighton-Fishing-Park-Dam-2.jpg
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  • P and LE Bridge Ohio River 960.jpg
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  • Monaca-Boat-Launch-Kayak-Rack-July-2011.jpg
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  • ORWT-Little-Beaver-Creek-Rapids-Beaver-Creek-Kayak-Co.jpg
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  • Monaca-Pa-Ohio-Beaver-River-Bridges.jpg
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Upcoming Events

Sat 27 May 9:30am
Venue: Oxline Street Trailhead

Sun 28 May 7:00pm
Venue: Heritage Port in Wheeling

Mon 29 May 9:30am
Venue: Sewickley Flag Pole

Thu 1 Jun 9:00am
Venue: Penn State Beaver

Fri 2 Jun 7:30am
Venue: Route 51

Sat 3 Jun 7:00am
Venue: Kathy's Country Kitchen

Sat 3 Jun 9:00am
Venue: Darlington

Sun 4 Jun 11:00am
Venue: Darlington

Mon 5 Jun 5:00pm
Venue: Rochester Riverfront Park

Sat 10 Jun 10:00am
Venue: Rockne’s Restaurant

Sat 1 Jul 10:00am
Venue: Sandy Creek Trail Fisherman's Cove Trailhead

Fri 7 Jul 7:30am
Venue: Route 51

Fri 7 Jul 9:00am
Venue: Four Seasons Pavillion at Bradys Run Lake

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