The French & Indian War in Western Pennsylvania, August 25 ~ 28, 2016

Here's some photos from our latest tour. In spite of the late summer heat & humidity, our intrepid group had a great time roaming the hills, valleys, & fields of the Laurel Highlands. Click on the pictures to get the FULL view!!

Ohiopyle Falls on the Youghiogheny River.
Ohiopyle Falls on the Youghiogheny River.
Jumonville Glen where some say a young & inexperienced George Washington triggered the French & Indian War.
Jumonville Glen where some say a young & inexperienced George Washington triggered the French & Indian War.
Our tour leader, historian & author Scott Patchan.
Our tour leader, historian & author Scott Patchan.
On a portion of "Braddock's Road" at the original burial site of General Edward Braddock.
On a portion of "Braddock's Road" at the original burial site of General Edward Braddock.
Fort Ligonier, one of the finest reconstructions of an earth & wood fort that I have ever seen.
Fort Ligonier, one of the finest reconstructions of an earth & wood fort that I have ever seen.
Interior of Fort Ligonier.
Interior of Fort Ligonier.
A sample of the over 2 dozen newly cast bronze artillery pieces in and around the fort.
A sample of the over 2 dozen newly cast bronze artillery pieces in and around the fort.
Quartermaster's cabin.
Quartermaster's cabin.
Officer's Barracks
Officer's Barracks
On the trail at Bushy Run Battlefield.
On the trail at Bushy Run Battlefield.
Our hearty troop at the Braddock's Field battle site
Our hearty troop at the Braddock's Field battle site