Celebrating 200 Years of History in 2020

Quilt Rug Trail


Quilt/Rug Trail

Tuscarora State Forest

400 18′ 10.5″ (N)     770 35′ 19.6″ (W)

The first “Trail Rug” of the PA Quilt Trails andNational Quilt Trail was unveiled
in July of 2011. The mural can be found at the TuscaroraState Forest office.
The “Trail Rug” design was selected from one of Magdalena (Briner) Eby’s
hook rugs from the late 1800’s to early 1900’s.  Magdalena (Briner) Eby was from
this area and lived for a time on property that is now part of the Tuscarora State Forest.


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Perry County Heritage Trail

The Perry County Bicentennial Committee is happy to be involved with the research and writing of much of the content of the history of Perry County. The committee has been instrumental in working with sponsors to procure and install the markers as shown in this Heritage Trail website.