Pittsburgh City Photos

Pittsburgh City Photos

PHOTOS: Pittsburghers rappel down Mount Washington during 28th annual Emerald View Park cleanup

Pittsburgh City Photos: An exploration of the city through photographs

By Jared Wickerham

On Saturday morning, members of the Explorers Club of Pittsburgh and the Mountain Rescue Group took part in the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy's 28th annual Emerald View Park cleanup in Mount Washington, rappelling down the hillside to pick up trash along the way. The crew retrieved a large number of items that had been dropped or blown into the park below the popular siteseeing spot where tourists and locals alike come to take photographs of the Downtown skyline, including a stroller that was stuck in a tree just below the overlook...