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Lumber Heritage in the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors

Lumber Heritage in the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors

If you could go back in time, could see what it was like in parts of the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Region, you might not recognize where you are. A good example would be Forest County. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 11, 2019 · Blogs, Local News, News
True Tales of the Clarion River: Riding the Rear of a Raft

True Tales of the Clarion River: Riding the Rear of a Raft

In celebration of the Clarion River’s status as Pennsylvania’s 2019 River of the Year, the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau will share one excerpt each month this year from the book “True Tales of Clarion River,” published in 1933 by George P. Sheffer and the Northwestern Pennsylvania Raftsmen’s Association. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 4, 2019 · Blogs, Local News, News
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Enjoy Pennsylvania’s River of the Year

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Enjoy Pennsylvania’s River of the Year

Take time to see why Clarion River was voted 2019 Pennsylvania River of the Year and why it is on US Postal Service stamp. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors: Relax and Rejuvenate

PA Great Outdoors: Relax and Rejuvenate

Are you in need of getting away to relax and rejuvenate? Among the ancient pines of Cook Forest, the Gateway Lodge is a calming retreat offering locally sourced fine foods, a full spa, and an atmosphere of relaxation and personal attention. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 29, 2019 · Blogs, Local News, News
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Ghost Towns of the Clarion River Corridor: Lily Pond

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Ghost Towns of the Clarion River Corridor: Lily Pond

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors submitted the following blog on ghost towns along the Clarion River. FULL ARTICLE
Bargains to Be Had in the PA Great Outdoors

Bargains to Be Had in the PA Great Outdoors

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitor Bureau submitted the following blog on places to shop in the local rural areas. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors: True Tales of the Clarion River – A Difficult Run

PA Great Outdoors: True Tales of the Clarion River – A Difficult Run

In celebration of the Clarion River’s status as Pennsylvania’s 2019 River of the Year, the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau is sharing one excerpt each month this year from the book “True Tales of Clarion River,” published in 1933 by George P. Sheffer and the Northwestern Pennsylvania Raftsmen’s Association. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 20, 2019 · Blogs, Local News, News
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Rainy Day Activities

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Rainy Day Activities

Once upon a time, long ago, a sweet melody filtered through my radio speakers, “Rainy Days and Mondays always get me down.” This may be true for adults, but if you have children under the age of 15, every day can be a high energy day. FULL ARTICLE
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: French and Indian War Encampment

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: French and Indian War Encampment

For the 17th year in a row, Cook Forest State Park and the Sawmill Center for the Arts will host a series of living history events depicting life during the French & Indian War on June 8 and 9. FULL ARTICLE
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Dirt in Your Beer

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Dirt in Your Beer

Since the invention of the automobile, Americans have been daredevils wanting to race against each other. FULL ARTICLE