...is performed by one of six local Friends-of-the-Trail groups. Each group meets monthly, and schedules frequent work parties on the trail. There are six Friends groups responsible for local sections of the trail and one dedicated to researching and preserving the history of the Montour Railroad. Our Friends Groups also need help in staffing their own fund raisers for local maintenance.
The Airport Area Friends of the Trail meet every second Wednesday at 7:00 PM, at the Forest Grove Fire Hall, 2044 Ewings Mill Road, Robinson Township, PA 15108. New volunteers are always welcomed.
Contact Phyllis McChesney at 412-264-6303 for more information.
Numerous Saturday "work parties" are held during the season. Please call 412-262-3748 to lend a hand at the work parties.
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month at the McDonald Trail Station, 160 S. McDonald Street, next to the Panhandle Trail, at 6:30 PM. Work parties are scheduled as needed. For more information, contact Deb Esia at 724-350-5565 or Chuck Hughey at 724-926-9436.
Meetings are the fourth Wednesday of the month at 7:00 PM. From May to August, meetings are held at the Cecil Henderson Road (Kurnick) access area; otherwise, the the meeting place is the trail office (304 Hickman Street, Bridgeville, PA). Call 412-257-2553 for more information.
Work and clean-up parties are every third Saturday of the month at 9:00 AM, subject to change. Watch the FaceBook group for announcements. Meet at the storage shed at Hendersonville. Call 412-496-4308 for more information.
Meeting are the first non-holiday Monday of the month at 7:00 PM in the Peters Township Community & Recreation Center. For information on meetings or the Friends Group in general, contact Mark Imgrund at email@example.com. You can also connect with the Peters Friends through Peters Township Friends Facebook or Yahoo! Groups.
Work and clean-up parties are held on the third Saturday of each month, and otherwise as needed. For more information on work parties, contact Jim Robbins at 724-941-6132 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meeting every first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 PM in the Bethel Park Municipal Building Caucus Room. Anyone interested in the Bethel Park Trail segment is encouraged to come. Contact Peter Kohnke at 724-518-9251 for more information.
Work and clean-up parties are held every second and fourth Saturday of each month at 8:30 AM. Call Bob O'Connell at 412-833-6259 for location and information.
Meetings are the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM, at the South Park Township Community Room, located behind the Township Building at 2675 Brownsville Road, South Park, 15129. Work and trail clean up parties are scheduled and advertised as needed. All volunteers are welcome. For more information, contact Dave Oyler at (412-831-9288 or email@example.com or Paul McKeown (412-835-6692 or firstname.lastname@example.org.