Thank you to all our Heritage & Water Trail Stewards!

Yale Cohen

Three Rivers Heritage Trail

Jan Ripper

South Side

Cindy Fraer

North Shore

Vince McMullen

Marshall Shadeland

Joe McLaughlin

North Shore | River Avenue

Jerry Green


Rich Fraer

North Shore

Paul Heckbert

Duck Hollow

Nanci Goldberg

Sharpsburg Water Trail Launch

Sean McKillop

Junction Hollow

Doug Ripper

South Side

Susan Westwood


Tom Ross

Westhall Street Water Trail Launch

Jeff Atkinson

South Shore

Donna Green


John Schaefer

South Side Flats

Cathy Atkinson

South Shore

Meredith Grelli & Family

Duck Hollow | Verona Water Trail Launch

Terry Caywood


Susan Constanse

Lawrenceville | 40th Street Water Trail Launch

Cleah Schlueter

Eliza Furnace

Jim Martin


Become a Trail Steward!

Friends is seeking individuals and families to assume responsibility for stewarding a portion of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail or a Three Rivers Water Trail launch. Trail Stewards play a critical role in assisting Friends with semi-regular maintenance, monitoring, advocacy, and outreach.

We’re currently seeking Stewards in a number of locations (see below). Equipment, training, enrichment opportunities, and supports are provided.

Three Rivers Heritage Trail

  • Chateau
  • River Avenue
  • Washington’s Landing
  • Allegheny Riverfront Park
  • Eliza Furnace
  • Hazelwood
  • South Side Riverfront Park
  • Hot Metal – Baldwin

Three Rivers Water Trail

  • Chestnut Street Launch (Sewickley)
  • Walnut Street Launch (Sewickley)
  • Three Rivers Rowing Launch (Millvale)
  • Millvale Riverfront Park Launch
  • Allegheny Rivertrail Park Launch (Aspinwall)
  • Rachel Carson Riverfront Park Launch (Cheswick)
  • Springdale Launch
  • Natrona Launch
  • 4th Street Launch (South Side)
  • South Side Riverfront Park Launch
  • Braddock Launch
  • Elizabeth Launch

Click the “Become a Steward” link below to learn more about the program and submit an interest form.


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