Montour Trail Council

Land Trust, Trail Group

We Conserve PA Member
Mission or Purpose

The Montour Trail is a multi-use non-motorized recreational rail-trail near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and will ultimately extend 46 miles from Moon Township near Coraopolis to Clairton. The trail connects to the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP), a trail system that stretches over 330 miles from Pittsburgh to Washington, DC. Currently, multiple sections of the trail totaling over 40 miles are completed, with a few gaps in the southern portion of the trail.

Contact Information

304 Hickman Street
Suite #3, 2nd Floor
Bridgeville, PA, 15017
412-257-3011
http://www.montourtrail.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1989

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures in PA
Total Acres Conserved

474

Acres Owned

356

Acres Under Easement

22

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

96

Figures accurate as of 12/31/2017.

Notes

† Pertains to land that has been acquired by the land trust and than reconveyed to a local, county or state, state or federal government entity for conservation purposes.
‡ Other pertains to assistance in transactions including preparation and negotiation work and/or the reconveyance of land to another private conservation organization.