Ohiopyle State Park
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The search for a missing rafter at Ohiopyle State Park is set to resume Sunday morning.
Officials are searching for a rafter who went missing at Ohiopyle State Park.
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Police are investigating after a man’s body was found in Ohiopyle State Park Saturday night.
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Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city? Aside from providing a peaceful and serene atmosphere, Ohiopyle State Park offers great white water rafting, bike trails, and some very unique natural waterslides in addition to absolutely beautiful scenery!
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The 31-year-old man from Acme was kayaking with a friend Saturday afternoon when the two were thrown from their boats.
The search continued Sunday for a missing kayaker at Ohiopyle State Park in Fayette County. Rescue workers say two boaters illegally entered the lower Youghiogheny River near the Stewarton Rapids on Saturday.