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By Charles E. Williams

The Bucktail street, Pennsylvania direction a hundred and twenty, traverses over a hundred miles of the commonwealth�s historical northern tier, linking Ridgway within the west with Lock Haven within the east. The Bucktail road crosses the jap continental divide east of St. Marys and heavily follows the picturesque, deep valleys carved by way of Sinnemahoning Creek and the West department of the Susquehanna River. initially a local American course and later a highway that carried settlers west past the Allegheny entrance, today�s Bucktail road is a centerpiece of the Pennsylvania Wilds, a public-private initiative to advertise and preserve the original ordinary and old assets of the zone. alongside the Bucktail street showcases over 2 hundred classic postcards profiling the cultural and traditional historical past of the cities, forests, and waters associated via this scenic path from its beginnings as a westward path, its development as a advertisement and business hall within the overdue 1800s and early 1900s, and its contemporary emergence as a superior Pennsylvania scenic byway.

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