Mercer County is located in western Pennsylvania, one hour north of Pittsburgh, one hour south of Erie and 1 1/2 hour south east of Cleveland, Ohio. We are a 5 hour drive from Toronto Ontario Canada. Our area is known for outstanding tax free shopping at the Grove City Premium Outlets and at the America’s “largest” stores in Sharon, PA. Unique attractions include Wendell August Forge, Keystone Safari an interactive zoo and zip-line adventure park and the Avenue of 444 Flags.
Our charming downtowns feature unique specialty shops and art galleries. In addition Mercer County was selected as one of “Golf Digests” Top Golf Destinations. Outdoor adventures abound in the area with kayaking on the Shenango River 23 mile water trail, skydiving, fishing, hiking/biking trails and more. Two state parks: Maurice K. Goddard State Park and Pymatuning State Park offer diverse recreational opportunities. Contact us and let us help you make memories that last a lifetime!
~ Peggy Mazyck, VisitMercerCountyPA President/CEO
Winding through Northwestern Pennsylvania, connecting Pymatuning and Shenango lakes with the Beaver River via 82 miles of scenic, peaceful river, the Shenango River has been voted the state’s 2021 River of the Year. The public was invited to vote online, choosing from among five waterways nominated across the state. Results were announced jointly today by … Continue reading “Pennsylvania’s Shenango River Named PA 2021 River of the Year in Public Voting”READ MORE