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A Wet and Wild White Water Weekend

We woke up last weekend in need of a distraction from the stress of the workweek (yes, this has been a theme lately). With a few quick phone calls we had reservations for a white water rafting tour in nearby Ohiopyle, PA. 782 more words

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Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania

Great Allegheny Passage bridge over the Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania.

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Man's Body Found At Ohiopyle State Park

DUNBAR, Pa. (AP) – Officials say a man’s body has been found near a popular whitewater rafting area of the Lower Youghiogheny River.

Ohiopyle State Park manager Ken Bisbee tells The Tribune-Review that the body was found shortly after 1:30 p.m. 115 more words

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Surviving the Yough

The Yough, short for Youghiogheny River, is a 134-mile-long tributary of the Monongahela River which passes through West Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. Myself and 6 other family member decided to attempt to ride the piece that goes through Ohiopyle State Park in Pennsylvania – specifically the “Lower Yough”. 1,073 more words

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