Fort Roberdeau Revolutionary Tour

Travel back to 1778 and revolutionary days when Fort Roberdeau was used as protection for the settlers from Indian attack. Among other claims to fame, Fort Roberdeau also protected miners whose job was to mine lead for the Continental Army for their musket balls. Beginning in Tyrone, Pennsylvania, this classic tour ventures through impeccable Mennonite farm land, and affords an abundance of site seeing opportunities such as a trip through reconstructed Fort Roberdeau, scenic parks and caverns, enchanting Arch Springs and mysterious Tytoona Cave. Flat to rolling terrain with a one-mile climb make this a revolutionary route.

Length: 21.9 miles

Terrain: Flat to rolling. A one mile climb approximately 2 miles into the ride on SR 1017.

Rating: Moderate

Map: A larger map suitable for touring use..

Tour Profile: A graphic profile depicting the elevation of this page mile by mile.

Cue Sheets: Cue sheets in a 5" x 7" format for touring use.


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