Clarion County, located along I-80, is the western gateway to the PA Great Outdoors region and Pennsylvania Wilds, offering access to lodging, dining, shopping, and many nearby attractions. Enjoy affordable family fun at one of our festivals, events, or fairs, like Clarion's Autumn Leaf Festival – 2017 PA Wilds Event of the Year. Have fun on the water with two federally designated National Wild & Scenic Recreation Rivers, the Clarion and the Allegheny. Explore stands of giant ancient trees in Cook Forest State Park "America's Best Old-Growth Forest". Hike/bike Pennsylvania's Trail of the Year, the Redbank Valley Trail. Visit the resort town of Foxburg on the banks of the Allegheny River; home to oldest American golf course in continuous use, the Foxburg Country Club. Sample the local art scene by visiting the Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts, Allegheny Riverstone Center for the Arts, and Clarion University. For natural beauty, take in scenic vistas at Brady's Bend Overlook.