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Powdermill Nature Reserve

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1847 State Route 381 Rd, Rector, PA 15677-1649
+1 724-593-6105
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Good indoor activitiy

This place is a great place to go to when the weather is inclement. The displays are nice. There... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Sue N
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Spring stroll along the water

We stopped in too early to go inside the building, but hiked the half-mile loop along the creek... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
MrsPsPicks
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Butler, Pennsylvania
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Oct 25, 2017
“Good indoor activitiy”
Apr 2, 2017
“Spring stroll along the water”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1847 State Route 381 Rd, Rector, PA 15677-1649
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+1 724-593-6105
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

This place is a great place to go to when the weather is inclement. The displays are nice. There is a plant room that is a must see as it involves the restrooms!

Thank Sue N
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We stopped in too early to go inside the building, but hiked the half-mile loop along the creek. The path is clearly marked, and informational markers along the way added to our experience. As members of Phipps Conservatory, we had heard of Powdermill, so stopped...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I went to Powder Mill on a mild winter day, a balmy 60 degrees. Took the black birch trail which takes you into the woods to a steam then circles back to the starting point. I did not take pictures which is fine as I...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been visiting this nature reserve once a year for the last four years. We made the trip out today so my kids (7 and 4) could make seed bombs for the garden. The girl who ran the"class" was so friendly...More

Thank Lyndsay D
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The museum is full of interesting information on animals, snakes and wildlife in this area. A great place to take kids for learning about nature. Great walks from little hikes for kids and elderly to a longer hike up to the ridge. Great birding area.

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Reviewed 14 January 2016

The ride to get their is very woodsy and pretty ! Once there we looked at the animals, reptiles and birds. The one employee got a snake out of it's aquarium for my Grandson's to hold....it was AWESOME!!!

Thank Joanne D
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