The Stories of the Mountain

The Story of Mount Nittany

This is the 40 minute story of Mount Nittany’s history, preservation, and its place as a symbol of Penn State University and the Centre Region. Featuring the voices of hikers, experts, and key figures in the Mountain’s conservation. An ideal accompaniment for a hike up the Mountain beginning at the Mountain’s trailhead in Lemont. The story can be streamed below, or downloaded by clicking here.

Mount Nittany in Legend and Myth

This seven minute tale tells of the Mountain’s mythology and geology. The story can be streamed below, or downloaded by clicking here.

Credits

Beautiful Day and Beautiful Day Instrumental by Joshua Radin, used by permission of The Music Bed, LLC. The Story of Mount Nittany and Mount Nittany in Legend and Myth use many sounds from FreeSound. For the full list of credits, click here. Additional music and/or sound effects used with permission from Sounddogs.com and Simple Gifts, Lemont, PA.

Produced by Katie O’Toole and Patty Satalia
Executive Producer – Robert Frick

Donate

If you’d like to donate to the Mount Nittany Conservancy, the sponsor of these stories, please click here.