Anyone looking for a scenic holiday destination in the northeast of the United States may like to stay in the Pennsylvania Wilds area. Situated in the state of Pennsylvania, this area offers many fun and interesting things to do and see. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, chalets and B&Bs.
Holidaymakers staying in Pennsylvania Wilds will be able to find lots to do at any time of the year including the winter with excellent ski resorts here. These resorts offer excellent downhill skiing, snowboarding, tubing and sledding as well as cross country skiing in the Allegheny National Forest. Golf fans will find several excellent courses located in Pennsylvania Wilds such as Bavarian Hills Golf Course and Corey Creek Golf Club. The waterways of the area enable visitors to try various watersports such as fishing, swimming, water skiing, paddle boating and sailing. Other popular activities here include hiking, cycling, horse riding, tennis, ten-pin bowling, miniature golf and bird watching. Excellent restaurants and bars are located here serving delicious American and international dishes. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food, drinks and other provisions from stores located in the area.
As well as offering many fun activities, Pennsylvania Wilds has a lot of wonderful places of interest. Families can have a great day out visiting the Animaland Zoological Park in Wellsboro. There are many fine museums to be found in Pennsylvania Wilds such as Allegheny Arms & Armor Museum, Eldred World War II Museum and Simpler Times Museum in Tidioute. There are nice historic buildings and churches too such as Old St. Severins Church in Drifting. Tourists can also visit two breweries and numerous wineries in the area.
The warmest month of the year is July with an average temperature of 73 degrees Fahrenheit, while the coldest month of the year is January with an average temperature of 31 degrees Fahrenheit. Rainfall is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year. January has the highest precipitation with an average of 4.67 inches. July is the driest month with an average of just over 3 inches of rainfall.
Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) is approximately two and half hours from the southern edge of Pennsylvania Wilds. Flights arrive here from many North American airports including Atlanta (ATL), Chicago-O’Hare (ORD), New York (JFK), Philadelphia (PHL) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Payless and Thrifty are car rental firms located at Pittsburgh Airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and get a connecting flight to Pittsburgh. Flights arrive here from Amsterdam (AMS), Brussels (BRU), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Manchester (MAN), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Zurich (ZRH) amongst others.