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Winter Fun is Here in Crawford County!

Explore all that Crawford County has to offer this winter! From outdoor excursions to indoor fun, the winter is a magical time to visit Crawford County! Take in the snow and beautiful sights of the season at one of our many state parks or ice fish on our natural and man-made lakes. From community tree lightings to cross country skiing, there are so many ways to enjoy this time of year whether visiting for a day or staying for a week. For a change of pace, live theater companies are in the midst of their seasons with quality and fun performances. If you’re looking for great things to do and amazing places to visit, be sure to download Visit Crawford’s new mobile app to plan your excursion.

Outdoor seating may be out this tme of year, but there are still many places to tempt your palate at our unique restaurants. Sample some PA-made wines and brews while listening to live music and watching crisp snow fall outside. If you need to warm up after seasonal outdoor activities, try out indoor fun like axe throwing or bowling, or test your problem-solving skills in an escape room. Catch a movie at the local movie theater or try roller skating with your friends. To satisfy your sweet tooth, visit Casey’s Ice Cream, open yearround, for a special treat!

Want some townie fun? Walk the friendly downtowns and shop at the local stores and boutiques. For some educational experiences, take the kiddos to the Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad for their holiday train rides. Craving more historic fun? Check out the events at the Crawford County Historical Society.

For a more laid-back weekend, enjoy some self-care at a bed & breakfast or historic inn. You can also include some much-needed recuperation and rejuvenation with a massage or a facial at a relaxing spa in town.

The Great Outdoors Is Calling Your Name

Even though cold weather is here in Crawford County, the opportunity to explore the outdoors has just begun! Enjoy of of the many trails throughout Crawford for a hike or even cross county ski. Ice fishing is a great way to get outside and enjoy our lakes regardless of the time of year. For those who are more interested in the woods, take a hike or bike in one of our state parks. A hike or horseback ride is even more majical this time of year.

For a historic trek, take a trip to the Oil Creek State Park and view the beautiful natural scenery and the antique oil wells (some still in operation!). For beautiful lake scenes, visit the Pymatuning State Park or Maurice K. Goddard State Park, paired with some great trails and hammocking spots. For a peek at some wildlife, wander through the Erie National Wildlife Refuge or Ernst Trail! No matter how you connect with nature, there’s something for you in Crawford County

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