Experience Elk in a Natural Setting in Pennsylvania’s Elk Country

The Elk Country Visitor Center is the premier location for seeing elk in their natural setting. Located in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Elk Country, it is the home to the largest elk herd in the northeastern United States. The Visitor Center provides year-round opportunities to see and hear these animals from viewing areas and our indoor Great Room.

The Visitor Center was designed for visitors of all ages. It offers interactive panels and educational displays rich with wildlife knowledge. The Great Room features hands-on exhibits, indoor observation area and a cozy fireplace where guests can gather and relax. Interactive exhibits, 4D story theater, short walking trails and viewing areas overlook the wildlife habitat. We also feature educational programs for groups of all ages and the public. Our unique gift shop features only made in the USA products, many of which are made by [...]

Visit Lawrence County, Pennsylvania

It’s all about the trails: Wine, Craft Beer, Hiking, River, Biking, Amish and Burger. Find your inner “trail” in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania among the many “off the wheel” experiences that await you.

Enjoy the happiness found in the simplest pleasures, while having the best of all worlds: indulging along the trail of craft wines and brews, taking a delicious bite out of the best foods in Western PA, breathing in the natural beauty of blue and greenways for rafting, canoeing, kayaking, biking, hiking and ATV riding in Limestone Mines. Stay overnight to relax and recharge next door to the 5th largest old order Amish population.

Plan your next adventure at VisitLawrenceCounty.com for events, must-see attractions, arts and culture and more. Follow us and share your experience on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter by using #VisitLawrenceCounty.

Crawford County PA Is Loaded with Events and Attractions, All Priced Just Right!

Looking for a great Lake? Well, we have 8 lakes for swimming, boating, fishing, and water skiing. Stay at a lake front hotel, cabin or cottage or enjoy a historic Amusement Park, Conneaut Lake Park. Check out quaint B&B’s, lake front Hotel, Cabins, Campsites and Cottages. There are so many fun things to do in Crawford County, PA. You just have to know where to look. www.visitcrawford.org.

Crawford County is known for our Outdoor adventures. Kayaking, boating, and canoeing is huge here because of many lakes. Five of those lakes are Glacial Lakes and one lake, Conneaut Lake, holds 2 state fishing records. That also means we have some of the best fishing in PA. Our Pymatuning Lake was named in the Top Ten in the Nation for the best family fishing vacations. Need a Guide for fishing? [...]

Safe Outdoor Recreation Opportunities Abound
in NW PA’s Oil Region

Though several sites remain closed and many events have been postponed, Northwest PA’s Oil Region has so many safe, socially distanced activities for family fun.

The first commercial oil well was drilled here in 1859, putting us on the map as “the Valley that Changed the World.” You can learn about the historic changes that took place here through the 80+ interpretive panels that dot our city streets and rec trails. The whole region is like one big museum — a museum that you can bike, hike, paddle and fish your way through!

What were once bustling cities of overnight millionaires, the Oil Region is now a collection of small towns with impressive architecture surrounded by stunning natural landscapes for you to explore via our 65+ miles of paved bike trails, the Allegheny River, Oil Creek and thousands [...]

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