Schellsburg is a borough in Bedford County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 338 at the 2010 census. Continue reading... From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The Best Attractions In Schellsburg
1. Shawnee State ParkSchellsburg Shawnee State Park is a 3,983-acre Pennsylvania state park in Juniata and Napier Townships, Bedford County, Pennsylvania in the United States. Shawnee Lake, a 451-acre warm water reservoir, is at the center of the park as its main attraction. The park's main entrance is just east of Schellsburg, along U.S. Route 30 and about 10 miles west of the county seat of Bedford. The park is also easily accessed via State Route 31 and by State Route 96 . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
4. Antietam National BattlefieldSharpsburg Antietam National Battlefield is a National Park Service protected area along Antietam Creek in Sharpsburg, Washington County, northwestern Maryland. It commemorates the American Civil War Battle of Antietam that occurred on September 17, 1862. The area, situated on fields among the Appalachian foothills near the Potomac River, features the battlefield site and visitor center, a national military cemetery, stone arch Burnside's Bridge and a field hospital museum. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
5. Harpers Ferry National Historical ParkHarpers Ferry John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was an effort by armed abolitionist John Brown to initiate an armed slave revolt in 1859 by taking over a United States arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Brown's party of 22 was defeated by a company of U.S. Marines, led by First Lieutenant Israel Greene. Colonel Robert E. Lee was in overall command of the operation to retake the arsenal. John Brown had originally asked Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass, both of whom he had met in his transformative years as an abolitionist in Springfield, Massachusetts, to join him in his raid, but Tubman was prevented by illness and Douglass declined, as he believed Brown's plan would fail. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
6. Ohiopyle State ParkOhiopyle Ohiopyle State Park is a Pennsylvania state park on 19,052 acres in Dunbar, Henry Clay and Stewart Townships, Fayette County, Pennsylvania in the United States. The focal point of the park is the more than 14 miles of the Youghiogheny River Gorge that passes through the park. The river provides some of the best whitewater boating in the Eastern United States. Ohiopyle State Park is bisected by Pennsylvania Route 381 south of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The park opened to the public in 1965, but was not officially dedicated until 1971. Ohiopyle State Park was chosen by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and its Bureau of Parks as one of 25 Must-See Pennsylvania State Parks. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
7. FallingwaterMill Run Fallingwater is a house designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1935 in rural southwestern Pennsylvania, 43 miles southeast of Pittsburgh. The house was built partly over a waterfall on Bear Run in the Mill Run section of Stewart Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, located in the Laurel Highlands of the Allegheny Mountains. The house was designed as a weekend home for the family of Liliane Kaufmann and her husband, Edgar J. Kaufmann, Sr., owner of Kaufmann's Department Store. After its completion, Time called Fallingwater Wright's most beautiful job, and it is listed among Smithsonian's Life List of 28 places to visit before you die. The house was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1966. In 1991, members of the American Institute of Architects named Fallingwater the best al... From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
8. Swallow Falls State ParkOakland Maryland Swallow Falls State Park is a public recreation area located on the west bank of the Youghiogheny River 9 miles north of Oakland in Garrett County, Maryland, in the United States. The state park features Maryland's highest free-falling waterfall, the 53-foot Muddy Creek Falls, as well as smaller waterfalls on the Youghiogheny River and Tolivar Creek. The park is notable for its stand of old hemlock trees, some more than 300 years old, the last stand of its kind in Maryland. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Dashcam - Town of Schellsburg PA
Town of Schellsburg PA.
Interesting drive ... leading into the quaint town of Schellsburg.... where for some reason many of the houses have chairs placed on the road !!
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Lincoln Highway -Best Friend Adventure
Join us on a best friend adventure as we explore the Lincoln Highway in Bedford County, Pa. With stops at Mt. Ararat, The Bison Corral Gift Shop, and remnants of Storyland in Schellsburg, Pa.
Wildlife in the Great Outdoors
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region is home to stunning scenery, abundant wildlife and countless opportunities for outdoor adventure.
Here, you will find Pennsylvania's wild elk herd. Visitors can scout for elk along the Elk Scenic Drive with viewing sites offering safe and easy elk watching. Seeing an elk for the first time is something you'll never forget!
On our two Wild & Scenic rivers, Clarion and Allegheny, you can go fishing, kayaking, canoeing and tubing while watching river otters play on the banks nearby.
In the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors, you will find Cook Forest State Park with huge 350 year old trees, the Allegheny National Forest and Sinnemahoning State Park where you can take a pontoon boat spotting for bald eagles.
From warbles twittering the hedges to ruffed grouse drimming on a fallen tree, there is a lot for bird lovers to enjoy too!
Lincoln Highway - Driving Around Ohio - Route 30
Selected images from our trip across Ohio along the Lincoln Highway. On route 30 beginning at the Indiana/Ohio state line we traveled east 250 miles to the city of East Liverpool on the Pennsylvania & West Virginia borders. Although the weather was a bit rainy we enjoyed seeing the sights along this historic highway. We traveled for two days, not nearly enough time to really dig into all the interesting history along this byway. If you get the chance make the drive.