GPS?instruction planned

A seminar, “GPS 101,” will be hosted by the Allegheny National Forest Chapter of the North Country Trail Association and presented by R. Scott Miller, Regional Product Trainer for Garmin International, at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 25, at Amsler Springs Shelter on the North Country Trail near Kellettville. GPS coordinates for Amsler Springs Shelter (FR 145): N41 28.146 W79 11.984.

Old fashioned directions to Amsler Springs Shelter (FR 145):

From the north:

Travel through Marienville, PA on Route 66 southbound. After you leave town and pass Route 899, watch for Marienville Home Improvement on your left. A half mile past this, veer right onto Guitonville Road. Travel one

mile downhill on FR 145 to the parking area. Parking is available on both sides of the road. The shelter is located to the left side of the road.

From the south:

Travel Route 66 north through Lucinda, Leeper and Vowinckel. As you get Close to Marienville, watch for Marienville Home Improvement on your right. Turn around in their driveway and head south for mile. Veer to the right on Guitonville Road. Travel one mile downhill on FR 145 to the parking area. Parking is available on both sides of the road. The shelter is located to the left side of the road. NCT signs will be placed at Guitonville Road and at FR 145.