• Foundry

    Historic Sites

    With sites like Friendship Hill, Nemacolin Castle, and the W.A. Young Foundry, history is alive in the River Town region.

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    The Monongahela

    A Pennsyslvania River of the Year

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    The area's many vibrant marinas provide docks, launches, boat repairs, and sales. Many also feature restaurants, bars, and even campgrounds.

  • Farmers Market

    Farmers’ Markets

    With weekly farmers' market in many of the River Towns, fresh fruits and vegetables abound. Check out the event calendar for days and times.

  • Paddling Ten Mile

    Paddling Ten Mile

    Ten Mile Creek provides a quiet opportunity for paddling and fishing.

Locks Open for 28 Days


Locks Open for 28 Days

By Cassie Shaner – The Dominion Post Nearly a dozen entities are working together to keep the Monongahela River’s Hildebrand and Opekiska locks open for 28 days this summer, at a cost of about $40,000. Barry Pallay, president of the Upper … Continued

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Upper Mon River Association (UMRA) has worked tirelessly to keep key locks open along the Monongahela River in West Virginia. The list below (from UMRA) is the 2016 upper Mon Lock schedule for Opekiska and Hildebrand locks. Please notice that … Continued

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Rices Landing Public Boat Launch

The public boat launch and boat docks in Rices Landing are not open this season due to significant silting in Pumpkin Run, the access point to the Mon River.  The River Town Program is working with Rices Landing Borough and … Continued

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