Rivers of Steel Presents:
Babushkas & Hard Hats: The Steel Town Ride through the Steel Valley with lunch and tours of Carrie Blast Furnaces and the Pump House
June 30 and August 18, 2019
Difficulty Level: Easy
Duration: 5 hours
Distance: 8.5 miles
Spend a day with Rivers of Steel! Your ride with tour guide Eric Horgos will get to the heart of the steel town story sharing the stories of the people, places and events that made Pittsburgh the steel-making capital of the world!
The day begins with a ride from Golden Triangle Bikes to the Pump House in Munhall, with stops along the way to give context to the “Hardest Working River in the World.” Here you’ll stop for a traditional immigrant-inspired lunch catered by Iron Oven and a walk-through of the historic site. Next, you’ll travel by shuttle to the famous Carrie Blast Furnaces for an outdoor walking tour of this National Historic Landmark, before being transported back to Golden Triangle Bikes.