A life full of activity is a fulfilling one. So the saying doesn't go. I made it up. And now that I have a car in the City of Steel I can fill my days with activities beyond food festivals and coffee shops. Here is a list of adventures now within my reach:

Parks & Outdoors

  • Moraine State Park
  • Presque Isle State Park
  • Ohiopyle State Park
  • Ghost town trail
  • To see the Elk in the Pennsylvania Wilds
  • Cabin in West Virginia

In the fall

  • Apple Picking
  • Maize (Corn) Maze
  • See the leaves change

Museums & History

  • Allegheny Observatory Tour
  • Big Mac Museum
  • Banjo Night in Pittsburgh (on hold)
  • Done: Carrie Furnace Tour


  • Amish country
  • Strangeland
  • Cleveland

Weird, PA

  • Centralia, PA
  • Done: The Abandoned Turnpike Tunnel at Breezewood, PA
  • Done: Pizza from Altoona, PA
  • Done: Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, PA


  • Triangle Bar
  • Pear and the Pickle
  • Donuts
  • Done: Lock & Dam Dog Shop