Oil Creek Bike Trail Extension Environmental Feasibility Study
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Oil Creek State Park, Venango County, PA
Stahl Sheaffer has completed an engineering and environmental feasibility study for the Oil Creek Bike Trail Extension. The study was completed to assist in siting and budgeting of a trail proposed to connect an area near the park office to Route 8 approximately 3.75 miles to the south. The trail is planned to interweave among historical workings of the oil industry. Tasks completed for the study included roadway and trail design considerations, bridge review, public utility coordination and environmental constraints review and mapping. Five conceptual trail routes were reviewed which included the following features and design considerations.
The following items were addressed and presented in a feasibility report: