Clarion County is the perfect location for an affordable family vacation.
Located a short drive from many major attractions, Clarion is a vibrant “University Town” and home to the world-famous Autumn Leaf Festival. It is conveniently located along I-80 off Exit 62, and is known as an oasis for travelers with many lodging, dining, shopping, and entertainment options available. Clarion University is celebrating its 150th anniversary throughout 2017. Two federally designated Wild & Scenic Rivers, the Clarion and Allegheny, offer paddling, boating, fishing, and countless opportunities for outdoor adventure.
Brady’s Bend Overlook gives guests spectacular scenic views of the Allegheny River, which was named the 2017 Pennsylvania River of the Year. Cook Forest State Park was named “America’s Best Old-Growth Forest” by Men’s Journal because of the park’s stands of ancient giant hemlocks and pines. Clarion County boasts hundreds of miles of trails including the award winning Redbank Valley Trail. The resort town of Foxburg is a favorite destination for visitors.
Foxburg Country Club is the oldest golf course in continuous use in the United States and home to the American Golf Hall of Fame.