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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  • Beartown Rocks

    The best kept secret in Clear Creek State Park. 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/winter-report/index.htm??park=6202 for your winter weather report.
  • Elk Country Visitor Center

    Premiere elk viewing and conservation education facility with 4D theater, interactive exhibits, live forest cams, horse-drawn wagon rides, gift shop and much more.

    The Elk Country Visitor Center is a premier elk watching and conservation education facility. The center is operated by the Keystone Elk Country Alliance whose mission is “To...
  • Elk Expo

    A fun weekend at the Elk Country Visitor Center celebrating Pennsylvania's wild elk herd. Calling contests, speakers and demonstrations, outdoor vendors, wagon rides, children's activities and more every August.
  • Forest Folk School

    Offering memorable learning experiences in the traditional arts and crafts that inspire hands, minds, spirits and souls of all who partake.
  • Gobbler's Knob

    February 2nd thousands of people from all around the world wait with the Groundhog Club Inner Circle for daybreak and Phil's official prognostication. Open year round and is a must see attraction.
  • Jefferson County Reynlow Park

    Small fishing pond and quiet fishing lake compliment well maintained picnic sites, pavilions, gazebo, outdoor stage area, campground with 12 electric sites, and spacious play areas. Secluded and restful, quick access via I-80 and major state roadways.
  • Kalyumet Fore Fun

    The Place "Fore" Family Fun in Cook Forest! Outdoor laser tag, miniature golf, large redemption arcade, pizza, wings, soft serve and hand dipped ice cream.
  • Memorial Park

    Swimming pool, water slide, creative play land, baseball, basketball, tennis, volleyball and T-ball.
  • Parker's Indian Trading Post Gem Panning

    Gem Panning - Ruby, Garnet, Emeralds, Sapphire, Crystals, Fools Gold, Peridot, Amethyst, Fossils, Arrowheads. Rock/gift Shop. Groups welcome. Check us out on Facebook.

    Gifts, souvenirs, moccasins, jewelry, Native American items, knives, leather goods, hats, T-shirts, sweatshirts, & blankets.
  • Paul's Pumpkin Patch

    Home of the "famous" Frogtown Flinger pumpkin launcher! Pick your own pumpkins, fall decorating items, Not "too" Scary Nighttime Hayrides, petting zoo, and special events weekends in October. School groups welcome. Located 1 mile off Rt. 66 at Frogtown.

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