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Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Hitting the Trail

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Hitting the Trail

Late summer and early fall are perfect times of year for hiking. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 26, 2019 · Blogs, Local News, News, PA Great Outdoors
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
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
Summer Fair Preview for PA Great Outdoors Region

Summer Fair Preview for PA Great Outdoors Region

BROOKVILLE, Pa. - Summer in the country makes you think about fresh cut grass, swimming in the creek, walks down an old dirt road, and county fairs. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors: True Tales of the Clarion River

PA Great Outdoors: True Tales of the Clarion River

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
PA Great Outdoors: Brookville Laurel Festival Right Around the Corner

PA Great Outdoors: Brookville Laurel Festival Right Around the Corner

I would say “as long as I can remember,” but it goes back much farther, the town of Brookville has hosted a Laurel Festival on the third week in June. Like so many charming small-town festivals, it has had ups and downs and many changes, some minor, some major. FULL ARTICLE
PA Great Outdoors: Jeff Tech Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Reynoldsville Mural

PA Great Outdoors: Jeff Tech Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Reynoldsville Mural

Reynoldsville will have the chance to admire a new mural slated to be placed on the hardware store’s brick wall this year. Over 100 students from Jeff Tech, under the direction of artist Deb Bunnell from Hollidaysburg, are working to develop the mural. FULL ARTICLE
Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Verna Leith Sawmill Theatre Opens for the Season

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Verna Leith Sawmill Theatre Opens for the Season

COOKSBURG, Pa. – In 1981, the Sawmill Theatre was opened in the museum section of the old Sawmill, using church pews and camp chairs for seating. Soon the need for a larger theater was evident. 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
PA Great Outdoors: New ATV Trail Prospects for Clarion & Jefferson Counties

PA Great Outdoors: New ATV Trail Prospects for Clarion & Jefferson Counties

Members of the Piney Rail Riders, a nonprofit organization supporting legal trails for off-road vehicles in Clarion and Jefferson Counties, are one step closer to their goal of developing a new trail open to ATV traffic in the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors region. FULL ARTICLE