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Lake Raystown Country by RnRnow in central Pennsylvania. A family type of area.
Road Side America Pennsylvania for those unusual sites.

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Allegheny Portage Railroad NHS
Appalachian NST
Delaware NR
Edgar Allan Poe NHS
Eisenhower NHS
Fort Necessity NB
Gettysburg NMP
Hopewell Furnace NHS
Independence NHP
Johnstown Flood NM
Steamtown NHS
Thaddeus Kosciuszko NM
Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River
Valley Forge NHP

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Travel Pennsylvania - State Tourist Information Site
"Pennsylvania is an incredibly beautiful state. There are adventures and discoveries and stories and history waiting for you... "
Page of activity links.
Allegheny Mountains
"Come to the 'Heart of the Alleghenies' "
Calendar of events.
Bedford County
"The countryside is beautiful, prices are affordable, the people are friendly and there are many family oriented activities to enjoy. The pace is a little slower than most places (there are more covered bridges here than there are stop lights) ... and we like it that way! "
Calendar of events.
Bucks County
"Welcome to Bucks County, PA, one of the East Coast's premier vacation spots. Located just a short drive from historic Philadelphia, Bucks County is Pennsylvania's perfect getaway! Famous for its breathtaking natural beauty through all four seasons, Bucks County offers an array of Attractions, Historic Sites, and Outdoor Events for your Family Fun and Enjoyment which abounds in Bucks County. Come join us in Bucks County and create your own special memories."
Calendar of events.
Center County
Penn State Country.
No calendar of events.
Chester County
"...for the Brandywine Valley in historic Chester County, just outside Philadelphia."
Calendar of events.
Columbia - Montour
"History abounds here - especially in our 24 covered bridges, including the nation's only twin covered spans. These nineteenth century bridges have been preserved for future generation's to enjoy. The TPA offers a covered bridge map for anyone interested in discovering these gems on their own. Auto, bike, and motorcoach tour routes are also available at the Visitor Center. "
Calendar of events.
Delaware County
Calendar of events.
Erie County
"Erie is "ERIESISTIBLE - The Best Things In Life Are Here." "
Calendar of events.
"Hello! We, the townspeople of this little town in south-central Pennsylvania, are extremely proud of our area and our historic heritage. "
Calendar of events.
Harrisburg - Hershey - Carlisle
"From thrilling rollercoaster rides at Hersheypark to a relaxing riverboat cruise down the Susquehanna River on The Pride Of The Susquehanna . . . from an evening at the Harrisburg Senators ballpark, to a night at the Harrisburg Symphony . . . from a tour on a 1920's railroad train, to a City Island carriage ride . . . from antique shows to outlet stores, South Central Pennsylvania offers a variety of attractions. Plan a day trip, a weekend getaway, an entire vacation, or even a meeting or convention! Harrisburg, Hershey and Carlisle have it all! "
Calendar of events.
Indiana County
"The Indiana County Tourist Bureau welcomes you to historic Indiana County, Pennsylvania! The boyhood home of film star Jimmy Stewart, Christmas Tree Capital of the World, and the Energy Heartland of Pennsylvania! Our area is rich in history and offers many recreational opportunities. "
Calendar of events.
Luzerne County
"Luzerne County is rich in recreational resources. Whether you find pleasure strolling through one of its many parks or playing one of its many golf courses, the county has much to offer both the residents and tourists that visit Northeastern Pennsylvania each year. "
Calendar of events.
Lycoming County
"Welcome to the heart of Pennsylvania and the home of Little League Baseball! "
Calendar of events.
Magic Forests
"The Magic Forests region, which is comprised of Clarion, Clearfield, and Jefferson counties, encompasses over 200,000 acres of forest land. Of these, 6,500 acres make up the nationally recognized Cook Forest State Park-, one of Pennsylvania's most visited state parks. Water-based recreation areas include the Clarion and Allegheny Rivers, Moraine State Park's Lake Arthur and the 300-acre Curwensville Dam."
Calendar of events.
Mercer County
"Located in Western Pennsylvania, at the crossroads of Interstates 79 and 80, lies the secret to an ideal get-away. Discover Mercer County, open to a virtual treasure chest of diverse activities for all to enjoy. Whether your interests entail camping in the seclusion of unspoiled woodlands, or shopping 'til you drop, you'll find what you're looking for in Mercer County."
Calendar of events.
Northeast Territory
Outdoor opportunities include Lackawanna State Park, Hill & Dale Bike Tour, Inc., D & H Rail Trail and Camping
Calendar of events.
Pennsylvania Dutch (Lancaster)
"Here, you'll find peaceful Amish farmlands, sturdy covered bridges, awe inspiring railroad trains, heirloom quilts and savory Pennsylvania Dutch cooking. "
Calendar of events.
"Explore the nation's No. 1 city for African-American tourists."
Special events on their homepage.
Convention Center Visitors Guide (frames) or (no frames) .
Their calendar of events through their homepage (frames) or here for no frames.
"Not the dirty steel town it once was."
Calendar of events.
Pittsburgh Area
"Pittsburgh was all soot, steel, and Steelers, but the smokestacks have given way to glass towers as the city has gone from working class to classy. 'World Class City With A Small-Town Feel'. "
No calendar of events.
"Everything from simple escapes to lavish resorts. A honeymoon retreat."
Seasonal Information.
Potter County
"Potter County was made for people who seek the escape and recreation of the great outdoors, the peace and quiet of the country, the friendliness of small towns, the wide open spaces where there's always room to relax. Come, hike the many trails in our state parks and forests; visit our festivals and celebrations; get to know our people, our places, our treasures. Explore the challenge of hunting the whitetail deer, wild turkey, black bear, and small game that fill our forests. Once you've faced the challenge of our wilderness, you will return again and again. And each time, a friendly welcome will be waiting."
Calendar of events
Raystown Country
"Imagine the sun or moon glistening upon the water, and YOU ARE HERE... Raystown Country, home of the largest man-made lake in Pennsylvania. Enjoy beautiful scenery, three state parks, trout-stocked streams, caves to explore, trails to hike and bike, and some of the best hunting and fishing in the state. Our heritage is rich with farming, mining, railroading, automotive and other history. Home of the only operating narrow gauge railroad left east of the Mississippi."
Calendar of events.
Susquehanna Valley
"Rediscover America...
... on the backroads in the Susquehanna Valley. Located in the heart of Pennsylvania, our region includes Snyder, Union and Northumberland Counties. It's a great place for a family vacation, weekend getaway or just a day away from your daily routine. "
Calendar of events.
Tioga County
"Tioga County takes it name from "Tyoga", an Indian word meaning "gateway" or "place to enter". The area now known as Ansonia was the entrance to the "Tiadaghton" or "River of Pines", which was the major north-south Indian route that connected the tribes of the Finger Lakes (Seneca) region to the Susquehannock Tribes on the Susquehanna. The Pine Creek Valley is now known as the "Pennsylvania Grand Canyon".The Grand Canyon continues for about 47 miles south to Avis ,Pa. where it meets the Susquehanna River encompassing some 300,000 acres. The maximum depth of the canyon is 1,450 feet at Waterville. At Leonard Harrison and Colton Point State Parks it is about 800 feet from the rim to the bottom and about 4,000 feet from rim to rim. "
No calendar of events.
Valley Forge
"experience the beautiful Philadelphia countryside featuring some of America's most important historical attractions, the largest retail mall on the East Coast, the greatest concentration of public gardens in North America, and non-stop entertainment. "
Calendar of events.
Washington County
"You will find a land not only rich in history and tradition but moving into the future. This wonderful mix of old and new will make your visit to Washington County exciting and pleasurable."
Calendar of events.

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