Trails & Rec

If you want new places to hike or bike, the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region is blessed with hundreds of miles of marvelous trails awaiting your exploration. From flat, leisurely rail-trails to steep, rugged mountain routes, the variety here will appeal to everyone from young families to adventure racers. The Redbank Valley Trail, Pennsylvania’s first Trail of the Year, and many others throughout the region offer year-round usage for hikers, mountain bikers, cross-country skiers, snowshoers, and more.

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Hundreds of miles of trails designated for hiking, biking, equestrian, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and ATV riding. Outdoor recreation including swimming, boating, fishing, hunting, picnicking, and camping.

36 miles located on the former Allegheny Valley Railroad line along the Allegheny River in Clarion and Armstrong Counties.  Trailhead in East Brady.

141-mile hiking trail traversing six counties including Jefferson, Clarion, and Forest Counties through Cook Forest State Park and the Allegheny National Forest.

The "best-kept secret" in Clear Creek State Forest. Massive house-sized boulders, created by glaciers, with breathtaking scenic views and hiking trails.

1,465 acres managed by the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy in Jay Township, Elk County. Open to the public for hiking and hunting.

Easy 1.4 mile self-guided trail with 36 interpretive signs highlighting vegetative management in the Central Allegheny Plateau Ecosystem and the historical significance of the Dahoga area.

In Elk State Forest featuring the Square Timber Wild Area and Bucktail and Johnson Run Natural Areas with a dozen well-marked hiking trails.

Scenic trail along Big Mill Creek with three loops totaling 7.7 miles. The trailhead offers parking and restroom. 10 miles north of Ridgway.

34-mile trail located in the Elk State Forest starting at Sizerville State Park and ending in Sinnemahoning with many mountain vistas.

Over-6,400-acre natural area near Emporium. Four major hiking and backpacking treks include Quehanna, Bucktail Path, Donut Hole, and Chuck Keiper trails.

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january

2019sat26jan10:00 am7:00 pmFeaturedMarienville Winterfest10:00 am - 7:00 pm EST MACA, 149 Pine St, Marienville, PACounties:ForestCategory:Fairs & Festivals,Featured,Outdoor Adventure

february

2019fri01feb1:00 amsun03(feb 3)1:00 amFeaturedGroundhog Day Celebration1:00 am - 1:00 am (3) EST Barclay Square, Punxsutawney, PACounties:JeffersonCategory:Fairs & Festivals,Featured,Outdoor Adventure

2019fri08feb(feb 8)6:00 pmsun10(feb 10)12:00 pmFeaturedWinter Women in the Wilds6:00 pm - 12:00 pm (10) EST Sinnemahoning State Park, Wildlife Center, Sinnemahoning, PACounties:CameronCategory:Featured,Nature & Wildlife,Outdoor Adventure,State Parks: Events & Programs

2019sat16feb(feb 16)9:00 amsun17(feb 17)12:00 pmFeaturedJefferson County Longrifles Annual Winter Rendezvous9:00 am - 12:00 pm (17) EST 1000 Harriger Hollow Rd., (Ramsaytown) BrookvilleCounties:JeffersonCategory:Featured,Outdoor Adventure

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