The Great Johnstown Flood

This unique educational opportunity is based on a partnership with the Johnstown Flood National Memorial and the Johnstown Area Heritage Association. This program takes the student from the story's beginnings-the South Fork Dam and Clubhouse of the South Fork Fishing and Hunting Club to the story's end-disaster, relief, and the rebuilding of the city of Johnstown, Pennsylvania.

Take a Hike!

Your students can be lead on a hike through the remains of the South Fork Dam. They will learn history, but also math and science!

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Park Education Specialist leads a hike through the remains of the South Fork Dam

An Interview with Colonel Elias J. Unger

A costumed ranger portrays Colonel Elias J. Unger, president of the South fork Fishing and Hunting Club and fields questions from your students.

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The Unger House (NOTE:

Last updated: February 26, 2015

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733 Lake Road
South Fork, PA 15956


(814) 886-6170

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