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Mar 2018

Forest City Trail Town Festival August 4, 2018
Lanesboro & Jefferson Junctions
Pipeline Update
D&H Phase II Trail Construction
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July 2018

Trail Construction UpdatesForest City Coal and the RailroadsRail-Trail and Lanesboro Awarded Transportation Grant Send in your Raffle tickets for the Quilt Raffle! Print them out here… RAFFLE TICKETS

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Dec 2017
Projects in Motion – RTC Capital Campaign
Switchback Trails
Forest City Trail Town Celebration
Winter Trail Days
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Aug 2017
Pipeline Project Status Report
Projects in Motion – RTC Capital Campaign
Geocaching on the Trail
YOGA HIKE TO PANTHER’S BLUFF
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May 2017
D&H Rail-Trail to Close for Pipeline Work
Trail Construction Updates
Herrick Center: A Look at the Past
Support Rail-Trail through AmazonSmile
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Jan 2017
First Annual Fat Bike Event
“We Love Winter” Trail Events
FROZEN! Ice Harvesting and the Railroads
Meet Trail Tender Bob Sadauckas
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Nov 2016
Trail Towns
Starrucca Viaduct Sign Unveiling
D&H Caboose Restoration Plan— Volunteers Needed!
Cross-Country Ski Clases
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Aug 2016
9th Annual D&H Distance Run/5K
Donors Still Needed for Starrucca Viaduct Sign
New Bike Rack & Sign on the D&H Trail
Rail-Trail Design Grant for Northern D&H
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Mar 2016
Our 25th Anniversary & Art on the Trail
“Bridge of Stone” Historical Signage
Upcoming Trail Events
Quilt Raffle
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Dec 2015
Rail-Trail Turning 25
Hauling Trains over Ararat
Winter Trail Days Events
What’s New on the Trails?
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Sep 2015
Bridges Ribbon-Cutting
D&HDistance Run/5K Marks Its 8th Year!
Jefferson Division: A Success Story
Thompson Ramp Repair
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Jul 2015
D&H Bridges Ribbon-Cutting
D&H Distance Run/5K
Trainsonthe D&H
Are You Ready to Be a Trail Tender?
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Apr 2015
New Website for D&H Distance Run
Unstoppable on the D&H
Winter Trail Days 2015
Endless Mountains Trail Update
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Dec 2014
$1Million in Trail Funding!
Two Bridge Projects Completed
Winter Trail Days
Give the Gift of Membership
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Oct 2014
Our Best D&H Distance Run Yet
Two More Bridges!
Welcome to the Delaware and Hudson
Thanks Again to NEP Sno-Trails
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Apr 2014
Art on the Trail
Simpson: The Railroad Years
Heritage Explorer Bike Tour & Festival
D&H Distance Run
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Dec 2013
Bridge Work Complete
Grants Announced for Three More Bridge Projects!
Linde Corporation Donates Services
Kuni Holbert Receives Ben Franklin Award
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Oct 2013
6th D&H Distance Run a Success!
Brandt’s Station on the D&H Railroad
D&H Forest City Bridge Project Underway
Explore the Northern D&H Rail-Trail
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Aug 2013
D&H Distance Run
Volunteers Needed—Join Our Team!
Cabins on the D&H
Walk with “Friends”
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Apr 2013
Phase II Trail Improvements—Finally!
Volunteers Needed—Join Our Team!
D&H Wyes
The Jefferson Divison
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Dec 2012
D&H Distance Run
Erie Railroad Beginnings
Streambank Beautification Project
Winter Trails Days
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Aug 2012
Trail Bridges Repaired
Lackawanna Heritage Valley & RTC Partnership
New Bicycle Law
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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Mar 2012
DCNR Trail Grants
Endless Mountains Trail Feasibility Study Complete
PVR & RTC—A Partnership That Makes Sense
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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Nov 2011
4th Annual D&H Distance Run
D & H Paddy Shacks
New Bridge Deck
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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May 2011
Rail-Trails Celebrates 20 Years!
Jefferson Branch, D&H Forest City
Cable’s Deli Opened May 11th
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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December 2010
D&H Run ~ Another Great Success
Snowmobile Season Near! Endless Mountains Trail
Was It All Real?
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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August 2010
D&H Distance Run: Sept. 12, 2010
Coal Colossus
Making the Connection – Community Fall Walk Series
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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April 2010
R-T New Office Open House: Nature Walk, Exhibits, Activities & Ice Cream
First Annual Heritage Explorer Bike Tour; Just Men, and Boys…
Making the Connection; Endless Mountain Study
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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November 2009
Cable’s Store to be New Office; Trail Tenders Ice Cream Social;
Getting There Was Half the Fun; D&H Distance Run; Making the Connection;
Jefferson Junction Turntable Unearthed; Snowmobiling in the Endless Mountains;
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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July 2009
PA’s First Private Wild Plant Sanctuary Designated;
Discover the D&H Tours; Senior Projects on Trail;
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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March 2009
Great PA Cleanup; Trail Tenders Meeting; Trail Construction News;
Second Annual D&H Distance Run; The Mile Posts Along the Trail;
Rail-Trail Mascot Revealed! Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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Oct. 2008
D&H Distance Run a Great Success; Trail Tenders Workshop set for November;
Jackie Smith Completes Trail Project; Visit the Tree Trail;
Trail Construction Update; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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June 2008
Half-Marathon Planned, Volunteers Needed;
Discover the D&H Tours and Activities; The Age of a Dream…
Membership Campaign Continues; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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March 2008
Half-Marathon Planned, Volunteers Needed;
Go Paddle Your Canoe; Discover the D&H Tours;
Membership Campaign Continues; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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Sept. 2007
Rail-Trail Council Begins Fund Drive for Next 10 Miles;
“Old & Weary!” Railroad History; Volunteers & Trail Tenders Needed;
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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May 2007
Discover the D&H! Rolling Thunder; Discover the D&H Rail-Trail Tours;
The Great PA Cleanup; Forest City Reforested;
Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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January 2007
Trail Construction Update; Discover the D&H Rides & Hikes;
Spring Projects – Volunteers Needed for Trail Cleanups & Tree Plantings;
Upcoming Railroad History on TV; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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September 2006
D&H Rail-Trail Grand Opening on September 23, 2006;
Grants Will Bring Trail Improvements; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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April 2006
“The Burning of Rome”; Work Starts on D&H;
Fund Drive to Begin; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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August 2005
Rail-Trail Construction Back on Track; Rail-Trail Honors Friends of Trail;
Join Us at Forest City Old Home Week; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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December 2004
FINALLY – 10 Mile Rail-Trail Goes to Bid; Brandt Bridge Gets Decked;
“Natural” Riverbank Project; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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June 2004
Stourbridge Lion 175th Anniversary; Restoring the Canaan Township Trail;
Thank You Girl Scouts!; Thank You Members – New & Renewing
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