In the article, the Montour Trail Council's Stan Sattinger states:
"This new path has connections for bike tourists that generally can follow the four main compass points. You come to McDonald and you now have a choice," he said.
"At mile 18, you can now say, hmm, do I want to go east to Carnegie today, or do I want to go west to Weirton?"
"Where else in the country do you have a crossing of two major trails? I can tell you, it's pretty rare," Mr. Sattinger said.