Allegheny Highlands Trail of Maryland facts for kids

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The Bordon Tunnel on the AHTM

The Allegheny Highlands Trail of Maryland (AHTM) is a 20.47-mile (33 km) long rail trail from Cumberland to the Mason-Dixon line, where it meets the Allegheny Highlands Trail of Pennsylvania.

The trail parallels the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad which operates tourist trains powered by a steam locomotive. The trail follows the route of the Connellsville extension of the Western Maryland Railroad.

This trail is one section of the Pittsburgh-to-Washington, DC Great Allegheny Passage.


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