Free Things To Do

Bat Factory Tour

Swing into the BWP Bat Factory in Brookville for a FREE tour. Get your name laser engraved on your very own baseball bat, just like the pros use!

Fish Hatchery

Enjoy a free tour of the Tionesta Fish Hatchery and see where muskellunge, walleye, and steelhead fingerlings are raised for stocking Pennsylvania’s waters.

Take a Dip

Clear Creek State Park has a beautiful sandy beach and swimming area along with picnic tables, pavilions, and charcoal grills for a perfect summer outing!

Learn About Wildlife

Explore the Wildlife Center at Sinnemahoning State Park and crawl through a bear’s den and other exhibits including wildlife watching, camping, and a park ranger’s office.

Elk Viewing

Everyone will love the hands-on exhibits and activities.  Feel the weight of an antler, hear the sounds of a bugling bull, step on a scale to see how you weigh up to an elk, and more!

Panoramic Views

Located along Route 68, the Brady’s Bend Overlook provides a spectacular 8-mile panoramic view of the entrenched meander, standing over 500 feet above the Wild & Scenic Allegheny River.

Weather Capital of the World

Bring the family and come meet the world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil! There are plenty of fun things to do in Punxsutawney any time of year!

A Perfect View

Appreciate a commanding view up to 20 miles of the Clarion River Valley in Cook Forest.  The 87′ fire tower in Cook Forest provides an unforgettable observation more than 1600 feet above.

Tall Trees

Did you know Cook Forest is home to some of the tallest trees in the northeastern United States?  Hike the Longfellow Trail and experience the Forest Cathedral.

Umbrella Rocks

Trek the short hike to an impressive arrangement of rocks.  This area within the state gamelands near Ridgway also features geocaches, caves and other large rock formations.

Beartown Rocks

Best kept secret in Clear Creek! House-sized boulders are scattered throughout the area with breathtaking scenic views, hiking trails, and they’re great for climbing!

Scripture Rocks

Short hiking trail to view over 70 engraved boulders carved in the early 1900s scattered throughout the 4-acre park.  Information guides available, picnic area, pet friendly, and 1-mile walking trail.

Top of the World

Take in the views from Mason Hill Overlook, known as “top of the world.” Unique rock formations and scenic vistas along the Fred Woods Trail in Cameron County.

Beer Tour

Enjoy a free tour of the Straub Brewery in St. Marys and a drink from the Eternal Tap. Family-owned, Honestly Fresh and Fiercely Independent brewing since 1872.

Feed the Fish

The Heath Twp Sportsman Club raises trout for a kids fishing derby held each May and stock five local streams for the annual fishing seasons.  Stop in and feed the fish at the nursery!

Golf Hall of Fame

Priceless collections of over 400 years of golf history including golf clubs and other exhibits at the American Golf Hall of Fame on the oldest golf course in continuous use in America!

See the Stars

Clarion University’s Peirce Planetarium is free and family-friendly.  The precision-engineered star ball provides an accurate view of the night sky.  Monthly events along with special events.

Zippo Lighters & Case Knives

Explore the 15,000-square-foot attraction where fans from across the globe gather to experience the rich history of two American icons. Free to visit.



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