Looking for something to do? Here are a few ideas.
An Old Order Amish community of approximately 2,500 people lives on farms surrounding the towns of New Wilmington and Volant.
If you are interested in a closer look into Amish life, book a tour with Simple Life Tours. Personalized tours are available Monday through Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm and cost $30 per person.
Make reservations by phone or online.
Always wanted to try it? Tried it before and want to do it again? Skydive Pennsylvania is a full-service dropzone catering to both first-time skydivers and experienced skydivers.
Their expert instructors will provide you with a safe, high quality skydiving experience.
Book online or call to reserve your skydive.
Hike the 4 mile trail or rent a cart buggy and explore. History, wildlife, water falls, iron ore furnace and so much more.
Admission: $27.50 Per Cart; $5.00 Walking Per Person
Mid April – Mid October 2018 – Daily 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Hike 5 miles of trail through more than 300 acres of forest and prairie. In late July and early August the prairie is in full bloom, with the rare Blazing-Star flower taking center stage. The North Country Scenic Trail passes through Jennings and uses some of it's trails. Park hours are from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week
Mercer County is listed as one of Golf Digest's "Top 10 Golf Destinations". Three fine public courses lie within 15 minutes of the campground:
Willow Hills Golf Center in Grove City http://willowhillsgolf.com/index.html
Spring Valley in Mercer http://www.golfspringvalley.com/ and
Green Meadows Golf Course in Volant http://www.golfgreenmeadows.com/
Just 30 minutes away is The Buhl Park Golf Course - the only Free Public Golf Course in the United States! http://www.buhlfarmpark.com/golf-course-range
For information on additional courses in the area check the visitmercercountypa.com website
Get to know part of the beer scene in our area by navigating your way through the Butler County Beer Circuit, a self-guided tour of local brew pubs .
Start at North Country Brewing Co. in Slippery Rock
Get a passport, take it to the brew pubs listed, order a pint or a flight and receive a stamp at each location. Once the card is complete, take it to the Tourism Bureau to claim a specialty mug and more for completing the Butler County Beer Circuit.
Each brew pub offers a variety of unique and local craft beers.
Claim your prize upon completion at:
Butler County Tourism & Convention Bureau
310 E. Grandview Ave.
Zelienople, PA 16063Must be 21 or older to participate. Please drink responsibly.
Located in Slippery Rock, PA, Mystery Mayhem Escapes will challenge you to the core. You and your team will be locked in a room with a time limit of one hour to follow the storyline by solving the mystery. Follow the clues and solve the puzzles to complete the objective. OR Get your aggressions out and try Axe Throwing. Anyone can do it, they'll teach you how. $20 per person, you can book online.
Saturdays, May 11th – October 26th, 2019 – 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Farmer's market offering local fresh produce, grass-fed meats, organic cheese, breads, eggs, honey, maple syrup, flowers, alpaca products, Amish donuts, prepared foods with free children's activities and musicians' performances.Download the details
June 6th – October 31st, 2019 – Thursdays 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
The Farmers' Market has a variety of naturally grown, organic, homemade, home-baked, and homegrown products. Fruits, vegetables, and much more.