Allegheny National Forest

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Allegheny National Forest

Address:222 Liberty St
PO Box 847
Warren, PA 16365

Size: 513,325 acres.
Location:Northwestern Pennsylvania. Accessible by US 6, 62, and 219. Nearby cities/towns include Bradford, Kane, Ridgway, Sheffield, Tionesta, and Warren.
Facilities:20 campgrounds, 11 picnic sites, 4 beaches, 6 boat launches, trails.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, canoeing, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, ORV riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:700+ miles of streams and rivers including the Allegheny River, a designated Wild and Scenic river; Allegheny Islands Wilderness, 7 small river islands; Allegheny National Recreation Area; a 95-mile section of the North Country National Scenic Trail.

See other parks in Pennsylvania.
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This high price is primarily the result of prices for black cherry from the Allegheny National Forest ($1 ,3 83/MBF in 1997).
In the 200,000 ha Allegheny National Forest alone, riparian habitat flanks over 1600 km of headwater streams (Williams and Moriarity, 1997).
The Indiana bat, an endangered species, was found in the Allegheny National Forest, which contains one-third of the world's supply of black cherry.
Pennsylvania, 400,000 acres across the state's northern tier have been affected in recent years by such a blight, including about 90,000 acres of the Allegheny National Forest.
The trail's Web page introduces you to the scenery you can find along the way, such as the Finger Lakes region of New York, the Allegheny National Forest in Pennsylvania, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan, and North Dakota's Sheyenne National Grasslands.
The Contract Area Is Located On The Allegheny National Forest In Elk,
There is an extremely rare pocket of a native old-growth forest in Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest, where 500-year-old, 40-inch-diameter eastern hemlocks tower 125 feet above the forest floor.
The planning process for the 2000 event began at the 1999 Gathering, in Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest.
Try hiking deep into the 510,000-acre Allegheny National Forest or the nearby 50,000-acre Quehanna Wild Area located in the Moshannon and Elk State Forests where vehicular camping is not allowed.
According to Jacobson, the Allegheny National Forest in Pennsylvania - because it has "some of the best cherry in the world" - is the "only one in the East that makes any money.

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