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Mercer County on the Allegheny Plateau of western Pennsylvania

The Allegheny Plateau encompasses eastern and central New York, northern and western Pennsylvania, northern and western West Virginia, and eastern Ohio.

While many people think of a plateau as a flat-topped region, alterations by Fall Backroads, Fall Foliage Tourswater streams over the past 400 million years have uplifted and profoundly changed the plateau, resulting in a much more exciting appearance.

A scenic drive through Mercer County, and other areas of the Allegheny Plateau will instead show you a landscape that is hilly and, in some areas, mountainous in appearance.

Ready to See Part of the Allegheny Plateau for Yourself? Plan Your Visit Today!

In addition to Mercer County’s interesting geographical location and stunning landscape, the area is full of a variety of delicious restaurant meals bargain shopping, and outdoor adventure for the whole family to enjoy! If you are ready to experience all the fantastic things Mercer County has to offer, plan your visit today at

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