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Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau

80 E Corydon St, Bradford, PA 16701-6520
+1 814-368-9370
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Visiting the Pennsylvania Wilds

While staying in Bradford, Pa. and visiting the wilds, I noticed the Allegheny National Forest... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gary K
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Easton, Pennsylvania
Very helpful information right downtown Bradford

It took us a bit of effort to find this center since there is no signage outside the post office... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2018
Birdguy
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Carlisle, PA
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Welcome Center for visitors traveling to the Allegheny National Forest and the amazing Kinzua Sky Walk. Stop in for FREE maps, trail information, local event, and tourism and travel information on local attractions. Visitors Guide & Map, Dining Guide, Scenic Drive Brochure & Map, and ANF recreation maps are free. Our trained staff will assist you in planning your visit to the area. Learn about the major attractions such as the Kinua Sky Walk at the Kinzua Bridge State Park, and the 600+ miles of year-round, multi-purpose trails. Info on local shops, local restaurants, cabins, B & B's, hotels, and the Lodge at Glendorn. Local attractions include: Zippo/Case, Penn Brad Oil, Eldred WW II, and the Old Powerhouse Museums. Newest attractions in the region include the Marilyn Horne Museum & Serenity Glass Park. Welcome Center is a Pennsylvania Route 6 Artisan stop-we offer local photography, original artwork, photo note cards and books and DVD's about the region can be purchased.
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80 E Corydon St, Bradford, PA 16701-6520
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While staying in Bradford, Pa. and visiting the wilds, I noticed the Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau nearby. My wife and I went in and were met by friendly staff. The lady asked us what we were interested in doing and highlighted a map of...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

It took us a bit of effort to find this center since there is no signage outside the post office building indicating it is here, but once inside, the attendant, Bri, did an excellent job of providing us with the information we needed to fit...More

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Lin17K, General Manager at Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Thank you for the review. I thank you for the comments regarding signage, we are working on new signage for the front of the building. I would welcome your suggestion as to how we can differentiate our Welcome/Visitors Center from the Kinzua Bridge Visitors Center,...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We went for a ride to the Kinzua bridge. This is a wonderful new state park that celebrates the history of this important bridge. The have several interactive displays and a gift shop. The views from the museum and the bridge are outstanding. I highly...More

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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Everyone should make a trip inside, great history, gift shop, lots to see. This well worth the trip to this location.

Thank Kathleen M
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Lin17K, Owner at Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Thank you for the great review.

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

As it rained heavily the previous night we couldnt go to any trails , so we landed up at this location to find out options, the lady at the help desk was very helpful and informative and she guided us to a small but beautiful...More

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Lin17K, Manager at Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Thank you for your review! I'm so glad we were able to send you on the right trail. Hopefully when you return, we'll have great weather and you can explore the other trails in the area.

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

A must see for area residents and guests to our region. The museum contains a vast amount of history regarding the Kinzua Bridge and the walk on the remaining bridge to the Sky Walk and the view are spectacular.

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

This is a brand new Museum, explaining the persistent efforts to connect rural Pa. business by railroad. The several revisions to railroads that became needed to be revitalized due to increased commerce as well as environmental displays and preservation of wildlife exhibits are equally impressive...More

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Lin17K, Manager at Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Thank you for the great review-I'm so glad you enjoyed the museum-and the railroad history on display. Just so others can find the Kinzua Sky Walk, and the Kinzua Bridge Visitors Center mentioned above- the driving address is 296 Viaduct Road, Mt. Jewett, PA, and...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

We were very lucky to arrive just when the leaves were beginning to change. The skywalk is great with views for miles in all directions. A number of trails to walk with other view points noted. The glass floor at the outlook point was a...More

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Lin17K, Manager at Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thank you for your great review! We hope you will return some time to enjoy the exhibits at the Kinzua Bridge Visitors Center.

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

If you have visited this place before they constructed the new museum, then you'll love all of the items they've collected and put in a small museum; from animal noises to how oil reacts to water. For children the museum is great and full of...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2017

To learn all the aspects of the Bridge that had stood for many years and how Mother Nature showed her wrath. The Allegheny National Forest is a gem in all it's glory no matter what season it may be. The small picnic area is wonder...More

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Lin17K, Manager at Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we hope you will come back soon!

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