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Outdoor Living In NW PA With themanfromvan

Here's Some Links To Check Out

Just A Little About Myself.....
Here's Some Links To Check Out
Rail Trail Geocaches
Bikin' Blog
C'mon, Talk To Me
Photo Albums

The links below contain information about rail/trails, cycling and the area of northwestern PA -

The Allegheny Valley Trails Association

The official homepage of the Allegheny Valley Trails Association

The Rails To Trails Conservancy

RTC is a national organization dedicated to the preservation of abandoned railways for public use.

Two Mile Run County Park

Two Mile Run County Park is nestled within the hills of northern Venango County. The 2695 acre park offers a 144 acre lake with a guarded swimming area, picnic areas and a 72 site campground. If you're from out of town, Two Mile may be the perfect place to bring your tent or RV and establish your base camp !! All the Oil Region attractions are within a 25 mile drive of the park. Hey - maybe I'll see you there !!

City of Franklin, PA Website

You can't beat the beauty, charm and hometown allure of Franklin, PA. This website showcases all the sites of the fair city

Weigel On The Water

Weigel On The Water is the area's premier dealer of canoes, kayaks and paddle sports equipment. Unlike those 'big box' sporting goods stores, these guys know their paddlecraft. And being located on the banks of the Allegheny, you can 'try before you buy' !! Check out Weigel's for all your paddling needs !!

Tara Llanes Road To Recovery Fund

On Saturday, September 1, pro mountain bike racer Tara Llanes suffered debilitating injuries during a race in Colorado. At the present time, she is paralyzed from the waist down. As you can imagine, her recovery will be long and costly. Click this link to get to know Tara and donate toward her medical expenses.

themanfromvan's Community Webshots Homepage

My entire collection of biking, hiking and family camping photos.

Pop Up Portal

This website dedicated to the pop up camper enthusiast. You will find the Portal to be, by far, the friendliest campground on the net. Pull up a chair and make yourself at home.

PA Dept. of Conservation & Natural Resources

Use this link to learn about everything that Pennsylvania's 117 state parks have to offer.