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Ohio River Water Trail


Upper Ohio River Water Trail

The Ohio River Water Trail is under the stewardship of the Ohio River Trail Council. The official Pennsylvania State Water Trail geographically extends from the Three Rivers Water Trail in Pittsburgh, PA to Newell, WV and East Liverpool, OH. The 69-mile Ohio River Water Trail (ORWT) includes thirteen-miles of the Ohio River (Three Rivers Water Trail) from the "Point" in Pittsburgh at milepost zero downstream to the Dashields Lock and Dam at milepost 13, thirty-three-miles of the Ohio River from Dashields Dam at milepost 13, downstream to Newell, WV at milepost 46.0, sixteen-miles of the Little Beaver Creek to Beaver Creek State Park, three-miles of the Beaver River to the Townsend (Fallston) Dam, and four-miles of the Raccoon Creek.

 

 
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ORWT Photos

  • orwt-monaca-launch.jpg
  • ohio-river-monaca-rochester-bridge-sunrise.jpg
  • kayaks-pittsburgh-point-2.jpg
  • beaver kayaking ray 2.jpg
  • beaver river rowing 2 960 x 720.jpg
  • orwt-bcra-rowing-beaver-river.jpg
  • little-beaver-creek-eagle-rapid-class-2.jpg
  • ohio-river-west-end-bridge.jpg
  • Gull-Rishack.jpg
  • ohio-river-fog.jpg
  • ohio-river-geese-times.jpg
  • ohio-river-monaca-geese.jpg
  • Crescent-Pa-LST-325-Ohio-River-Dashields-Dam.jpg
  • ohio-river-water-trail-raymond-tabay-2013.jpg
  • ohio-river-sunset-times.jpg
  • SELENA KAYAKING FALLFEST 2012 240 x 180.jpg
  • New-Brighton-Boat-Launch-Vincent-Troia-2.jpg
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  • Pittsburgh-Point-Park-Ohio-River-1.jpg
  • Montgomery-Slough.jpg
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  • orwt-monaca-launch-2.jpg
  • ORWT-BCRA-LTR-2012.jpg
  • Pittsburghs Three Rivers by David Schwab U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 960.jpeg
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  • ORWT-Beaver-Creek-Kayak-Company-Guided-Tour.jpg
  • Montgomery Pool by Vincent Troia 240 x 180.jpg
  • little-beaver-creek-vincent-troia-08-23-2014.jpg
  • chris-rishak-world-record.jpg
  • little-beaver-creek-lock-57-access.jpg
  • Ohioville-Lock-57-Park-ORTC-Kayak-Safety-Tips-Sign.jpg
  • orwt-bcra-beaver-river-sub.jpg
  • ohio-river-cruise-beaver-county.jpg
  • ohio-beaver-river-confluence-aerial.jpg
  • beaver-river-train-bridge.jpg
  • orwt-east-liverpool-ohio-river-aerial.jpg
  • ohio-river-kayaking-chris-harlan-point.jpg
  • Monaca-Pa-Ohio-Beaver-River-Bridges.jpg
  • ORWT-New-Brighton-Fishing-Park-Dam.jpg
  • ohio-river-kayaking.jpg
  • chris photo 2-180.jpg
  • kayak-little-beaver-creek.jpg
  • orwt-bcra-beaver-river.jpg
  • kayaks-pittsburgh-point-1.jpg
  • beaver-boardshop-2-sup.jpg
  • bridgewater-crossing-dock.jpg
  • ORWT-Little-Beaver-Creek-Rapids-Beaver-Creek-Kayak-Co.jpg
  • Monaca-Boat-Launch-Kayak-Rack-July-2011.jpg
  • Monaca-Rochester-Bridge-Night.JPG
  • ORWT-New-Brighton-Pa-Fishing-Park-Beaver-River-South.jpg
  • Fly-fishingc-Little-Beaver-Creek 960.jpg
  • pittsburgh-paddle-at-the-point.jpg
  • riseSUP.jpg
  • orwt-bcra-rowing-beaver-river-2.jpg
  • Georgetown-Island-Purple-Loosestrife.jpg
  • little-beaver-creek-kayaking-rapids.jpg
  • Beaver-County-Regatta-Lighted-Boat-Show-Sylvester-Washington-Jr.jpg
  • orwt-bcra-kayaking-beaver-river.jpg
  • ORWT-New-Brighton-Fishing-Park-Beaver-River.jpg
  • ORWT-New-Brighton-Fishing-Park-Dam-2.jpg
  • BCRA-LTR-RAY-2012-88.jpg
  • bcra-beaver-river-rowing.jpg
  • ORWT-Little-Beaver-Creek-Park-Ducks.jpg
  • chris photo 1-180.jpg
  • pit_largest_kayak_canoe_flotilla_960.jpg
  • beaver boardshop 10 180.jpg
  • P and LE Bridge Ohio River 960.jpg
  • Beaver-County-Regatta-Fireworks-Sylvester-Washington-Jr.jpg
  • Pittsburgh-Point-Park-Ohio-River-2.jpg
  • ohio-river-sunset-monaca.jpg
  • chris photo 3-180.jpg
  • New-Brighton-Boat-Launch-Vincent-Troia-1.jpg
  • orwt-selena-kayaking-little-beaver-creek-ohio-river-vincent-troia.jpg
  • bridgewater-crossing-vincent-troia.jpg
  • ohio-beaver-river-confluence-aerial-2.jpg
  • orw-bcra-ducks-beaver-river.jpg
  • Ohio-River-West-End-Bridge.jpg
  • kayak-submarine-carnegie-science-center.jpg
  • Kayak Pittsburgh 2010 960.jpg
  • kayaks-pittsburgh-point-3.jpg
  • orwt-little-beaver-creek-07-17-2011-copyright-vincent-troia.jpg
 

Upcoming Events

Fri 25 Aug 9:00am
Venue: Watts Mill NCT Trailhead

Sun 27 Aug 7:00am
Venue: Birmingham Bridge

Fri 1 Sep 7:30am
Venue: Route 51

Tue 5 Sep 6:30pm
Venue: Lance's Port & Pub

Wed 20 Sep 8:00am

Fri 22 Sep 7:00am
Venue: Rivergate Park

Fri 22 Sep 3:00pm
Venue: Lake Country Bike

Sat 23 Sep 7:00am
Venue: Montour Trail Mile Zero

Sat 23 Sep 8:00am
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Sat 23 Sep 9:00am
Venue: McConnell's Mill State Park

Sun 24 Sep 10:00am
Venue: Moon Community Park

Sun 1 Oct 8:00am
Venue: St. Monica Parish

Wed 4 Oct 9:00am
Venue: Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Cranberry

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