Articles by: PA Great Outdoors - John Straitiff

Straub Brewery Releases New Cook Forest-Inspired ‘Ancient Alt’ Beer

Straub Brewery Releases New Cook Forest-Inspired ‘Ancient Alt’ Beer

COOKSBURG, Pa. - Straub Brewery’s signature Adventure Series celebrates some of the special places found in the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors and Pennsylvania Wilds regions, and their just-released Adventure Series #3 pack includes an Ancient Alt variety inspired by Cook Forest State Park’s revered Forest Cathedral. FULL ARTICLE
Fall Driving Tour – Groundhog Loop

Fall Driving Tour – Groundhog Loop

There are so many roads in the PA Great Outdoors region to drive and explore, the hardest part is deciding which routes you should take. FULL ARTICLE
Decorating for Fall: Unique Shops in Western PA

Decorating for Fall: Unique Shops in Western PA

The days are getting shorter, the leaves are starting to change, and the calendar says September 22 was the first day of fall. FULL ARTICLE
10 Ways to Beat the Heat in the PA Great Outdoors

10 Ways to Beat the Heat in the PA Great Outdoors

Sometimes with the heat and humidity of summer, you just need to find a way to cool off. Here is a list of 10 ways to beat the heat in the PA Great Outdoors region. FULL ARTICLE
Uncork the PA Great Outdoors

Uncork the PA Great Outdoors

Whether you’re a wine aficionado or you just enjoy the occasional glass with dinner, the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region has an abundant selection of wines, craft beers, and moonshine flavors (yes, I said moonshine!) to suit any palate. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors Biker’s Ride Guide

PA Great Outdoors Biker’s Ride Guide

Most bikers know that a good trip is all about the journey, not the destination. Heck, most bikers don’t even have a destination in mind when they hit the road. That’s just part of the thrill, part of the freedom that’s made the American motorcycle culture what it is today. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors: Outdoor Adventure, Part 2

PA Great Outdoors: Outdoor Adventure, Part 2

The pleasure and relaxation offered by a day spent boating or paddling on one of our many sparkling waterways is hard to beat. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors: Outdoor Adventure – Part One

PA Great Outdoors: Outdoor Adventure – Part One

Outdoor Adventure - Part One, brought to you by PA Great Outdoors. FULL ARTICLE
Must See Attractions in Jefferson County

Must See Attractions in Jefferson County

Being home to world’s most famous weather forecaster Punxsutawney Phil gives Jefferson County bragging rights. FULL ARTICLE

Fly Away in the PA Great Outdoors

Each August, on National Aviation Day, some of the airports in the PA Great Outdoors region are host to spectacular celebrations of flight. For more information, visit VisitPAGO.com.