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Visit Mercer County PA! Your Adventure Awaits.

Plan your Western Pennsylvania Adventure! Located at the crossroads of interstates 79 and 80, midway between Chicago and New York City. Mercer County PA is about an hour drive from Pittsburgh, Erie and Cleveland. Discover all that Mercer County has to offer!

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 Digest’s 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!

Outdoor Adventure in Mercer County PA

Mercer County PA is filled with endless outdoor adventures for the entire family. From boating and golfing to fishing, kayaking, and more. There are many possibilities for an exciting getaway waiting for you! One of the many crown jewels of Mercer County’s outdoor activities is the miles of hiking trails surrounded by the beautiful scenery of rolling hills and tree-lined valleys. 

Overnight Accommodations

Whether you’re staying overnight for a wine, brew and spirits tour, through the weekend for a golf outing or a paddle fest on the Shenango River, or have a longer visit in mind, Mercer County, PA has well-appointed hotels, luxurious bed and breakfasts, cozy country inns, and beautiful campgrounds. 

Mercer County Events and Tours

6th Annual Tourism Cash Giveaway

VisitMercerCountyPA’s 6th Annual Tourism Cash Giveaway. June 17th, 18th and 19th, 2022. Stay at a participating Mercer County accommodation and receive up to $500 in Tourism Cash at your check-in.

Celebrate Awesome Fathers using FREE Tourism Cash! Purchase overnight stays at a participating Mercer County accommodation and receive up to $500 in Tourism Cash!

3 nights = $500
2 nights = $300
1 night = $150

The Mercer County Wine - Brew - Spirit Trail

Plan your customized Wine - Brew - Spirits Tour in Mercer County! Mercer County offers customized Wine & Brew Tours that are perfect for anniversary celebrations, business teams, bachelor/bachelorette parties, family and friend outings, birthday celebrations, and more. Enjoy the beauty of scenic countryside, live entertainment,  unique themed atmospheres and the best in wine, beer, and spirits that Mercer County has to offer!

Lake To Lake Paddle Challenge


The 30 Mile Challenge – Competitive Class

The 15 Mile Challenge – Adventure Class

August 27, 2022

The inaugural Lake to Lake Paddle Challenge is a timed paddlecraft challenge for all skill levels. The event will be held on the class 1, Shenango River Water Trail. Participants have the choice of a 30 Mile or a 15 Mile Challenge. A post-challenge awards ceremony with food and spirit vendors will take place at the Finish Line.

2022 Escape Plan Coupon Book

Request your FREE Coupon Book! The 2022 Mercer County, PA Escape Plan Coupon Book has 70 offers from our members, including accommodations, camping, dining, wineries, attractions, shopping, services and golf. We hope these coupons will provide added value to your stay in Mercer County, PA! Fill out this form and one of our planning experts will send you the 2022 Mercer County, PA Escape Plan Coupon Book or call us at 724-346-3771 for immediate assistance.