Ohiopyle State Park, PA Route 381, ten miles north of Farmington;
National Park Service sites in Southwestern Pennsylvania
National Park Service sites within three hours
Did You Know?
Wampum was an important and sacred tool of communication used by many Indian tribes in the northeast. Each belt was specially woven so that each color, bead and pattern had a meaning. Similar to European documents, wampum formalized treaties and outlined trade agreements.