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Named after the profusion of hazelnut trees that formerly graced the community, Glen Hazel is located in Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the zip code area of 15207. Johnston Avenue borders the Glen Hazel neighborhood to the north, Duck Hollow trail to the east, Second Avenue to the south and Alluvian Street to the west. The Glen Hazel community is pedestrian friendly with sidewalks and crosswalks, and is on a public transportation route.
Students in the Glen Hazel neighborhood may attend Greenfield Elementary, Brentwood High / Middle and Alderdice High School. College students can attend the University of Pittsburgh, just twelve minutes away. University of Pittsburgh has notable alumni such as Mr. Rogers, star of the beloved children’s television series Mr. Rogers Neighborhood.
Just minutes from local shopping areas and downtown Pittsburgh, Glen Hazel is near many sports facilities, attractions and parks. Golf courses nearby include Pittsburgh Golf Club, Grand View Golf Club and Bob O’Connor Golf Course, an 18-hole course, and home to one of the oldest building structures in Pittsburgh, the Neil Log House. Football fans can enjoy a game at the Pittsburgh Steelers Sports Complex.
Schenley Park offers visitors many amenities including bicycle trails, hiking trails, and picnic areas. Schenley Oval Sports Complex has tennis courts, a running track, soccer fields, and a disc golf course that is played with Frisbees. A swimming pool and ice skating rink are open seasonally. Glen Hazel Playground is within walking distance and offers a recreational field and basketball courts.
The Glen Hazel neighborhood is close to many attractions such as the Carnegie Museum of Art and the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. These venues are located north of Schenley Park. At Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, visitors can view a spectacular Victorian glass greenhouse.