Johnstown Flood National Memorial, South Fork

4.6
#30 of 150 in Nature in Pennsylvania
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4.7
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  • It was fitting that it was raining when we visited this memorial to the flood that occurred when the earthen South Fork Dam, holding back Lake Conemaugh which belonged to the exclusive South Fork Fish...  more »
  • Not the easiest place to get to (back roads, etc) but definitely worth it! Rangers were informative, and kept my son engaged in the discussion. The movie was (in my opinion) better than the one in tow...  more »
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  • This is a nice little museum in the middle of nowhere. It can be a bit hard to get here, but the museum is well focused and professionally put together. The weather makes a huge difference as one would expect. Thankfully, I arrived on a clear fall day and the natural surroundings were gorgeous. Wild flowers covered the hills and the walking was wonderful. They have some good quality t-shirts for sale as well.
  • Great history retold masterfully. A great real life story presented very well. Make sure to see the downtown museum as well.

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