Friends of the Riverfront

  • Trail Alerts

    • Starting Friday, October 2, there will be a temporary fence installed by CSX from South 2nd St to South 4th St during construction on its property. Usage of the South Side segment of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail will not be affected, as trail visitors will use the official signed on-road route along South 2nd St, McKean St, and South 4th St.

    • RIDC has announced phase 1 of the HAZELWOOD Trail development. It is scheduled to begin in October.

    • ELIZA FURNACE will be conducting important reliability-related work on an approximately 1.4 mile section of the trail between Brady Street and Swinburne Street. This will take up to 3 months and work is planned between the hours of 9:00PM to 7:00AM.

    • ALCOSAN will be conducting maintenance work in four areas adjacent to the Three Rivers Heritage Trail. One area is on the Allegheny River near 8th Street, and three areas between 10th Street and the Steelers' practice field on the Monongahela. Please use caution while in these areas and obey signage and flaggers.

    • The Three Rivers Heritage Trail between 11th and 22nd Street in the Strip District will be closed for underground utility work. Trail traffic will be detoured to Smallman Street during this time.The trail is scheduled to reopen no later than October 31st, 2015

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  • Pittsburgh Triathlon

    Upcoming Events

    Events on October 9, 2015

    Riverfronts Naturally - South Side Riverfront Park

    Starts: 2:00 pm

    Ends: 4:00 pm, October 9, 2015

    Description: Join Friends of the Riverfront and Carnegie Mellon University as we maintain the South Side segment of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail.

    For more information about this event, and to volunteer, please email Jeff McCauley at or call 412-488-1212 x2.

    Events on October 15, 2015

    Riverfronts Naturally - North Shore

    Starts: 9:00 am

    Ends: 3:00 pm, October 15, 2015

    Description: Friends of the Riverfront and Alcoa will be maintaining the North Shore Segment of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail.

    No additional volunteers are needed for this event.

    For more information on volunteering, please email Jeff McCauley at or call 412-488-0212 x 2

  • 2014 Trail Survey

    Twitter Feed

    • Driving to work? Bad for your health. Using the #ThreeRiversHertitageTrail to get to work? Great for your health!
    • Ok Bucco Fans! Let's see those pics! #ThreeRiversHeritageTrail #PNCBlackout #PNCPark #LetsGoBucs
    • Bucco fans! Enjoy the North Shore segment of the #threeriversheritagetrail and tweet us your pics! #BucsBlackout #LetsGoBucs