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4/28/19 Family Adventure to Arthurdale, WV & Friendship Hill National Historic Site

This is my first post documenting our family adventures. We try to make them a weekly occurrence on Saturdays or Sundays (sometimes both!) We all pile in our conversion van and head out for a few hours to see sights in the area.

57: Washington’s Landing (Troy Hill)

George and I took advantage of the sunshine this morning and visited Washington’s Landing, aka Herr’s Island. This tiny island sits in the Allegheny River at the bottom of Troy Hill, the neighborhood which it technically belongs to.

Day 38: Squirrel Hill South and Point Breeze

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets: 9 Miles Walked: 1.14 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): Beechwood, Frick Park, Frick Park Access,…

Day 36: Morningside/Highland Park

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets: 4 Miles Walked: .65 Street Names (italicized have been walked on another day): N Negley, Callowhill, Elgin, King, Cordova,…

Day 32: South Side Flats

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets Walked: 5 Miles Walked: .85 Street Names: S. 24th, S. 25th, S. 27th, S. 26th, Wharton Court Today my…

Day 30: Fineview

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets Walked: 33 Miles Walked: 2.16 Street Names: Warren, Carrie, Sam, Hargnette, Ural, Pilsen, Riga, Pitham, Rising Main, Pynchon, Peekskill,…

Day 28: Perry North

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets Walked: 16 Miles Walked: 1.24 Street Names: Perrysville, Hemphill, De Foe, Wales, Semicir, Stimple, Mairdale, Baytree, Bijou, Ackley, Capus,…

Day 24: Elliott

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets Walked: 17 Miles Walked: 1.47 Street Names: W. End Overlook, Fairview, Elkton, Comstock, Valonia, Advent, Uvilla, Marena, Marlow, Plover,…

Day 21: East Liberty/Larimer

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets Walked: 10 Miles Walked: .74 Street Names: Dix, Larimer, Auburn, Ashley, Mayflower, Braden, Carver, Dodge, Paulson, Tyler Today I…

Day 17: Squirrel Hill

This post is part of a series called PGHProject Unique Streets Walked: 8 Miles Walked: 2.3 Street Names (Italicized streets have already been walked): Murray, Nicholson, Eldridge, Forward, Shady, Sherbrook,…