NEXT Pittsburgh: Kayak Pittsburgh opening at Aspinwall Riverfront Park

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Photo: Venture Outdoors June 20, 2016 By Maya Henry / NEXT Pittsburgh “Starting Friday you can put-in at Kayak Pittsburgh’s newest location at Aspinwall Riverfront Park on the Allegheny River near the Highland Park Bridge. This will be the third location for Kayak Pittsburgh, a project of Venture Outdoors, and will be open Thursdays through […]

Trib Live: Plan calls for transforming marina into Aspinwall Riverfront Park welcome center

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Photo by Jan Pakler / Tribune-Review June 7, 2016 By Tawnya Panizzi / Trib Live “The Aspinwall Marina soon could be converted to a welcome center to greet Aspinwall Riverfront Park visitors and direct them to kayak, fishing and camping spots at the 10-acre recreation site. Aspinwall Council could vote Wednesday on a conditional use […]

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: James Bond-themed Party Raises Funds for Aspinwall Riverfront Park

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Alex Caprara/Post-Gazette May 30, 2016 By By Natalie Bencivenga / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette “Rendezvous point: A dangerously good time was had by all at the Fox Chapel Golf Club on Friday night. For Your Eyes Only: Bond girls? Check. Aston Martins on the front lawn? Check. Martinis, shaken not stirred? Check, check. Who doesn’t love a […]

Riverfront Park in The News!

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Check out the following links for news stories profiling the park’s opening this month: For Trib Live, Liz Hayes profiles the opening of Aspinwall Riverfront Park: Aspinwall Riverfront Park Officially Opens For the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mary Thomas profiles “Sculpture”: ‘Playground’ Sculpture Invites Kids to Clamber at Aspinwall Riverfront Park For Trib Live, Bobby Cherry reports […]

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Diana Nelson Jones’ Walkabout: Aspinwall Riverfront Park a testament to tenacity

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Photo: Diana Nelson Jones/Post-Gazette September 22, 2015 By Diana Nelson Jones / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette In just five years, 10 acres of land between the Allegheny River and Freeport Road in Aspinwall have gone from a concept to an extraordinary amenity for the borough. That’s an amazingly quick turnaround and can be explained in large part […]