Created in 1804, McKean County is named for Declaration of Independence signer Thomas McKean and has a rich history founded on the lumber and oil industries, playing a role in historic American events such as the Underground Railroad, the Civil War and the invention of the Zippo lighter. It is home to one of the world's oldest operating oil refineries and is the birthplace of the American endangered species movement.
Now, you can use this lanyard to collect and display uniquely designed collectible pins offered at 10 McKean County heritage sites marked along a trail map, including the Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, Zippo/Case Museum, Marilyn Horne Museum & Exhibit Center, Penn Brad Oil Museum, Eldred WWII Museum, McKean County Historical Society, Kinzua Bridge State Park Gift Shop, McCleery Discovery Center, Lynn Hall and Serenity Glass Park. Collect them all!
*Note: Each of the 10 collectible pins are sold separately. Get your Kinzua Bridge Collectible Pin Trail pin here.
- 1/2-inch wide break-away lanyard with bead, split ring and lobster clip
- Green lacing with white imprint
Meet the Maker
Forest Press, a division of the Seneca Highlands Association, Inc., as part of the Allegheny National Forest Visitors Bureau, is a non-profit multimedia company whose mission is to celebrate authentic American experiences in places like the Allegheny National Forest. Their goal is to capture the spirit of this hidden corner of the world so that others will come to appreciate these places as much as they do. They work with non-profit organizations, companies, and individuals to tell engaging stories that inform and inspire.
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