Welcome to the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Region!  We are dedicated to promoting the attributes of the region as an ideal destination for outdoor recreation.


Use this section to find information regarding distribution dates for upcoming literature, advertising opportunities and helpful tips to maximize your membership!

  • View your listing on our website

    • You are welcome to elaborate beyond the 25-word limit used in the Welcome Magazine
    • Update your photo
    • Link to your website and social media

  • #Hashtag - What is a hashtag and how do I use it?
  • Facebook URL - Here's a helpful tutorial to help you personalize your business facebook page URL.  Make your facebook page easy to find, easy to type, and easy to remember!

Maximize your membership!

We offer several opportunities to help advertise your business.  But we can't do it without your help!

The Welcome Guide - 100,000 copies are distributed annually throughout the state, outdoor shows, and direct inquiries.

  • Make sure your information is up to date in your listing!
  • Purchase an ad!  Pictures speak 1,000 words.  Businesses with an ad receive more traffic than without.
  • There is power in numbers!  When communities work together to promote tourism to the area, everyone wins!  Attractions are visited, beds are slept in, restaurants are full, and stores make sales.

The Website - Our website receives 82,000 visitors annually.

  • Make sure your information is up to date in your listing!
  • Send a photo of your business to Jamie@visitpago.com
  • Advertising options range from $50 and up.

Brochures - We distribute your rack card for you!

  • We request 500-1000 of each members' brochure.
  • We distribute your rack cards at high traffic locations within our 5-county area including restaurants, hotels, and information centers.
  • Click here for a helpful video on creating a rack card brochure or let us make it for you!  Contact Danielle for more information (814) 834-1267.

Social Media - All avenues of social media are fun and extremely inexpensive!  But do require your attention.

  • We follow all of our members on Facebook and do our best to share your posts and photos.  But you are encouraged to write on our wall!  This allows all of our followers to see your information too, generating more likes for you!

Advertise! - We offer dozens of opportunities to promote your business to thousands of travelers the average business cannot reach on their own.  Click here for advertising opportunities with PAGO.

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