Spirits of the Staple Bend Tunnel
- Oct 29, 2016
- Staple Bend Tunnel
- 110 Federal Park Road
- Gallitzin, PA 16641
Join the staff and volunteers of Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site for our popular fall program, "The Staple Bend Tunnel Ghost Tour." The tour will take place on Saturday, October 29, 2016. Visitors will meet park staff at the Staple Bend Tunnel parking lot in Mineral Point and take a short bus ride to the tunnel. At the tunnel, visitors will meet historic characters who will share some of the darker stories of traveling and working on the Allegheny Portage Railroad. The hour long program includes a lantern lit walk through the 901-foot-long tunnel. These hour long, family-friendly tours begin at 6:00, 7:00, 8:00, and 9:00 PM and RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED! There is a $2.00 fee per person. Call the park Visitor Center at (814) 886-6150 for more information and to make reservations. Staple Bend Tunnel is located on Beech Hill Road in Mineral Point.
In the event of inclement weather, the event MAY BE CANCELLED. Please check the local media outlets, the park website, or call at (814) 886-6150.