The Great Wagon Road Project

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress

This project is comprised of volunteers located all along the historic trail. The road can be located in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. We all work together in achieving national recognition for the Great Wagon Road. To view articles about the road and the outline of the project, simply click on the links provided. Project Outline, From Footsteps to Wagon Wheels and Pennsylvania to New Lands.If you would like more information about the project or if you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please contact Carol by using the Contact page on Piedmont Trails. We have also just recently added a new facebook group for several of the project volunteers. To access the group page, please click here. We now have a flyer to pass out to others explaining our mission. To obtain a copy of this, simply click on the link. Flyer for the Great Wagon Road Project.

The project is constantly seeking information and data about the Great Wagon Road. If you have information that you feel would benefit the group in reaching our goal of national historic recognition, please let us know. Examples of this are photos, local maps, community history and family stories.

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Carol is currently writing articles and providing updates as the group continues researching the road. To find these updates, simply click on the Great Wagon Road Project category from the home page and all of the latest articles will be readily available to you. The best way to stay up to date with the latest news and discoveries is simply subscribe to Piedmont Trails.

Flyer for Project