What: “Path of the Flood” Van Tour
Where: Meet at Johnstown Flood National Memorial Visitor Center, South Fork, PA
Notes: Tour is included with park admission. Call (814) 495-4643
During this new and exciting tour, we trace the path of the Great Johnstown Flood of 1889. Visitors will begin at the Johnstown Flood National Memorial and the site of the South Fork Dam. We will travel to both sides of the former dam and the remaining structures of the South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club. From there, the tour will travel through South Fork, Mineral Point, East Conemaugh/Franklin, Woodvale, Johnstown, with a concluding stop at Grandview Cemetery. As we travel through these communities, passengers will learn how they and their citizens were impacted by this awful catastrophe. This free tour is around 3 hours long and begins at 1:00 PM at the Johnstown Flood National Memorial Visitor Center. Space is limited to 12 people and reservations are required.