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Address: North shore of Allegheny River, Pittsburgh, PA
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Nice bike trail through city along the river

We biked several portions of the trail and had a good time. We biked from the PNC Park died of the river over the bridge to the bike trail to maneuver through the city. It was a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We biked several portions of the trail and had a good time. We biked from the PNC Park died of the river over the bridge to the bike trail to maneuver through the city. It was a little rough in spots but overall In good condition.

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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

It seems like every time we are in Pittsburgh, we end up going for a walk on the trail for some reason. If you stay in the Point Park/North Shore area, it's the easiest way to get around to the stadiums and restaurants. It's paved and flat. The only thing you have to watch out for are the bicycles who... More 

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The trail is closed east of the convention center on the south side of the Allegheny. Wonderful views of the north and south sides. There is a pretty reflection pond as you walk under the convention center towards 10th St and the Cultural District. The walk on the north side passes by among other things PNC, Heinz Field, Mr Rogers... More 

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Pittsburgh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

As a native Pittsburgher, this is one of our family's favorite things to do. We always start the trail from Washington's landing (Herr's Island) and ride towards the Point. Parking on the island is free and usually available. The trail is on the north side of the river (across from the city). The ride is about 2.5 miles long and... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Poor information on where to access this trail. Address listed here only brings you to the start of Allegheny River Blvd. Could not enjoy the trail.

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Mars, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

This trail seems to be still in the making and from what I can see it's just a bike path and not very established

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Walked from the Strip District to the Point, under no fewer than 5 bridges along the Allegheny River. About 10 years ago I kayaked on the Allegheny in this area and found it to be an interesting and different perspective of Pittsburgh, this trail gives that perspective without having to get in the water. In so many spots you can... More 

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Loveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

In town for Reds/Pirates series, and had a nice quiet early morning walk here each morning. River is beautiful!

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Bridgewater NJ USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Took this trail on our way back from Point State Park. It is a very pleasant walk and there are staircases along the way to get up to street level. Nice walk along the river and not on the upper level with the streets, cars, and buildings. Great view across the river.

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Thank giftedelaine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Great trails system along the waterfront ... Walk or rent a bike and go explore! Much to see and do along the way depending on the section you choose to explore. Also many great spots to grab a seat at a bench and enjoy the sunshine and scenery around you :)

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