A holiday rental home in the Allegheny Mountains will put you close to outdoor activities no matter what time of the year that you choose to visit. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will be sure to have everything that you will need to enjoy your stay. You will feel right at home and will want to return again and again.
All sorts of activities await those on holiday to the Allegheny Mountains. During the winter you can enjoy skiing, snowmobiling and other winter fun. The rivers provide the opportunity for kayaking, tubing, and fishing. There are beautiful spots for hiking and cycling and ATV riding is also very popular in the Allegheny Mountains. You can rent an ATV and then follow some of the well-marked trails for an exciting way to spend an afternoon.
Most people who choose to holiday to the Allegheny Mountains do so in order to enjoy nature. There are many beautiful sites, such as gorges, overlooks and scenic lakes. One of the best times of year to visit if you are interesting in scenery is during the fall. The trees explode in colours of red, orange, gold and brown. It is difficult to explain how beautiful the fall foliage is in the Allegheny Mountains. It really is something you must see for yourself. Coal mines have long been part of the history of the Allegheny Mountains, and visitors to the area can take a coal mine tour and learn about what life was like for coal miners throughout the years. There is also a memorial to Flight 93, one of the planes that went down on September 11, 2001.
The weather in the Allegheny Mountains depends on where exactly in the mountains that you are. If you are at a higher elevation then the temperatures will be colder and, during the winter will have the greatest chance for snow. An average temperature range during the winter months would be from -6° to 8° C and an average range during the summer would be from 18° to 25° C. There is some precipitation each month. During the winter, especially in higher elevations, this will come in the form of snow instead of rain.
If you plan to visit the Allegheny Mountains in Pennsylvania you can fly into the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) or Newark International Airport (EWR). You will need a car to use during your stay.