Directions to the Ghost Town Trail

Written directions

Ghost Town Trail - Written Directions

Note: Much of the trail parallels Route 22 and can be accessed at several locations from Route 22. The trail is also accessible at various locations from Routes 422, 271, 259, and 119.
 
Saylor Park – Blacklick, PA; 1 mile from Route 119
At the traffic light in Blacklick, PA follow Old Indiana Road for one mile to Saylor Park.

Heshbon

Located three miles north of Route 22 on PA Route 259
From PA Route 56 in Brush Valley follow route 259 south for 3 miles.
The parking lot is located where the trail crosses Route 259.

Dilltown

From Indiana and the north: Follow Route 954 South (6th Street Extension) to Route 422. Turn left onto Route 422 East. Follow Route 422 East to Strongstown. In Strongstown, turn right onto Route 403 South. Follow Route 403 to Dilltown. Access area is on the right.
From Johnstown and the south: Follow Route 403 North from Johnstown. Route 403 leads directly to Dilltown. Access area is on the left.
From Ebensburg and the east: Follow Route 22 West to the Route 403 exit (Route 403 is approximately 16 miles west of Ebensburg). Take exit and turn right onto Route 403 North. Follow 1.2 miles to Dilltown. Access area is on the left.
From Blairsville and the west: Follow Route 22 East to the Route 403 exit. Take exit and turn left onto Route 403 North. Follow 1.2 miles to Dilltown. Access area is on the left.

Wehrum

From Route 22 take Wehrum Road exit to Vintondale.  Follow Wehrum Rd. for 3 miles.

Vintondale, Rexis, Eliza Furnace

From Route 22 take Wehrum Road exit. Follow Wehrum Rd. 6 miles to Vintondale/Rexis parking area.
See the Eliza Furnace web page for more detailed directions to the site.

Red Mill

Take Red Mill Rd. south from Route 422. Red Mill Road is located on Route 422 about halfway between Strongstown and Belsano.

Twin Rocks

Located on PA Route 271. Follow PA Route 271 three miles south from Route 422 at Belsano or take the Route 271 north exit on Route 22 for Nanty Glo. The access area is located at the y-intersection of Route 271 and  Plank Rd.

Nanty Glo

Take the PA Route 271 north exit on Route 22. The access area is located behind the fire hall.

Ebensburg

From PA Route 422 (High Street) in Downtown Ebensburg turn onto S. Center Street to Prave Street. From PA Route 22 at the traffic light at the Uni-Mart turn onto S. Center Street to Prave Street. There is a large parking lot along Prave Street near the Young People’s Community Center.

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