Family Fun

Sometimes it can be a challenge to find engrossing educational outdoor activities for children - but not in the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors!

Petting zoos, discovery centers, museums, along with fun activities sure to entertain everyone in your family during your vacation!  Make some new memories and new traditions!

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  • Autumn Leaf Festival

    Kiddies parade, Autorama, University Football Game, ethnic food booths, musical entertainment, farmers and crafters day, and Tournament of Leaves parade.
  • Beartown Rocks

    The best kept secret in Clear Creek State Forest. This impressive collection of house-sized boulders, created by glaciers, are fascinating landmarks scattered throughout the area. Breathtaking scenic views from the top of these enormous rocks. Climb the rock formation creating a staircase to a vista overlooking the valley below. Easy hiking trails...
  • Buck Barn

    Wildlife museum with over 100 taxidermy displays. World famous whitetails, including RDM Goliath, worlds highest scoring antlers. Admission included with Double Diamond Deer Ranch.
    Group tours available.
  • BWP Bats, LLC

    BWP specializes in custom handmade hardwood baseball bats from local timber. Each bat goes through a 7-step, hands-on quality inspection process providing the highest quality bat for all levels of play ranging from T-ball to your favorite professional team. Take a free factory tour to see how a BWP bat is made and meet the crew.

    BWP offers...
  • Cameron County Canoe and Kayak Classic

    Each April hundreds of paddlers brave the cold waters of the Driftwood branch of the Sinnemahoning Creek. Some Class One white water and whirlpools. April 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
  • Camp Coffman

    Cabins, bunkhouse and dining hall. Great for vacations, reunions, receptions, hunting, and special events. Zip line, climbing tower, adventure course and trail rides by advance reservation.
    For camp information or reservations e-mail
  • Christmas in the Wilds

    A holiday celebration featuring a parade with floats, helium balloons, Santa and live reindeer. Enjoy breakfast with Santa, artists, food vendors, shopping, and free children’s crafts. Held the second weekend in December.
  • Clarion County Fair

    Every July this county event features horse pulls, 4-H animals and displays, live music, demolition derbies, local truck and tractor pulls, rides, inside and outside exhibits, lively midway and of course fair foods.
  • Clarion University’s Movies on Main

    188 seat movie theater, complete with a concession area. Movies run Thursday - Sunday and feature a concession stand which offers a variety of theater food. Special movie nights, such as Throw Back Thursdays and thriller nights along with other promotions are held several times during the year, as well as family friendly movies in the summer. ...
  • Cook Forest Fire Tower

    The 87.5-foot fire tower built in 1929 gave firefighters a 15-20 mile view of the Clarion River Valley and area. The tower retired from service in 1966. Periodically, the box on the top of the tower is open during interpretive programs. Visitors can park their cars and walk a short distance to Seneca Point Overlook and the fire tower for a...
  • Cook Forest Fun Park

    Welcome to Cook Forest Fun Park, a premier family fun park located in scenic Cook Forest, Pennsylvania. We have go-karts, bumper boats and a beautiful 18-hole mini-golf course with waterfalls, streams, and stocked ponds. Spectacular Sky-Rapids waterslide, a snack bar, an arcade, pavilion and spacious shaded picnic grounds make us the place for fun...
  • Cook Forest Ice Skating Pond

    Enjoy a scenic view of the Clarion River in its winter splendor. This lighted ice skating pond is maintained by the park office, has a parking area, shelter, fire ring, skate rental and a sledding hill just behind the pond. Visit for your winter weather report.
  • Double Diamond Deer Ranch

    Animal park featuring over 20 whitetail deer in natural wooded surroundings. Stop in for treat time and feed apples to the deer and bottles to the fawns. Call ahead for feeding schedules.

    Check out "Big Trucks Big Fun Playground" where kids can climb on real trucks and other fun things! Gift shop with unique Cook Forest and Deer Ranch...
  • East Brady Riverfest

    The community of East Brady and surrounding areas invite you to join us each July for our annual three day celebration of life along the beautiful Allegheny River. We have many activities planned including live musical performances, fireworks, a talent contest, rides and games of children, a parade, auction, interfaith church service and much...