• Historic Sites

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

  • The Monongahela

    A Pennsyslvania River of the Year

  • Marinas

    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

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

Man discovers unexpected kindness on Midwest kayaking trip

In August, I completed a six-week solo kayak trip on the  Monongahela and Ohio rivers, beginning in Morgantown, West Virginia, and ending in Greenup, Kentucky — about 440 river miles. Click here to read the full article.

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SBA Can Help Mon Valley Businesses

The Small Business Association (SBA) provides assistance to small businesses through business financing from local, state, and federal means for an array of different needs. They also offer free technical assistance to small business entrepreneurs at over 1800 locations throughout […]

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Mon Valley communities in Washington County should do more to promote riverfront recreational opportunities and tourism along the Monongahela River, which would lead to an increase in economic development, county officials told a group of community and business leaders in […]

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