Learn about how we work to enhance and promote recreational activities in the Youghiogheny River watershed.

News & Updates

What is MWA? A quick breakdown.

July 25, 2020

How it all began… The Mountain Watershed Association (MWA) is a grassroots community-based organization with its roots in the Indian Creek Watershed (a sub-basin of the Youghiogheny River), located in…

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Adding the Steyer Bridge to the Indian Creek Valley Trail

June 5, 2020

There are still sections that need completed to finish the Indian Creek Valley Trail from Route 31 to the Youghiogheny River—a full 19 miles of what remains of the abandoned…

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Walk with Rachel in the Indian Creek Gorge

June 4, 2020

The Indian Creek Valley Gorge is somewhat of a hidden gem in the Laurel Highlands. The 4.5 mile gorge section of the ICV Trail was completed in August of 2019…

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