Williamsport Lycoming County Visitors Bureau - Come on Home to Lycoming County
Trip Ideas for Outdoor Adventures in Williamsport & Lycoming County

Williamsport is best known as the home of Little League Baseball and welcomes the world to our backyard each year for the annual Little League World Series.


Lycoming County offers activities including sporting and cultural events, museums and historical sites, great nightlife entertainment and, of course, shopping.


So whether you're here for business, getting back to nature in our great outdoors, a Little League Baseball trip or taking a step back in time to experience Lycoming County's rich past, you won't be disappointed.

 

The Great Outdoor Adventures - Weekend in Central PA

Outdoor Enthusiast, No Problem!!!

Try The Great Outdoor Adventures Weekend Road Trip

In Lycoming County outdoor activities are plentiful.  As the largest county in Pennsylvania; there are campgrounds, trails for hiking, biking and ATV riding, areas for hunting, fishing, boating and more, so let's get started on our outdoor adventure.

Grab your bikes, hiking shoes and walking sticks and head to the Pine Creek Rail Trail, located in the picturesque Pine Creek Valley.  The Pine Creek Rail Trail is 62 mile trail once voted one of the "Top 10 Trails in the United States" by USA Today.  While in the Pine Creek Valley, make sure to get all your outdoor needs at McConnell's Country Store.  A stop at McConnell's is like a step back in time to an old fashion convenience store.  Camping opportunities are abundant in the Pine Creek Valley with Happy Acres Resort, Pine Creek Village and Little Pine State Park all at your fingertips.

Another great stop is Rider Park, is one of Pennsylvania's great scenic and recreational treasures - 867 acres of protected land available to the public 365 days a year.  Rider Park offers 15 miles of major and secondary trails leading to three breathtaking vistas.  Lyon Camping & Supply is a must for anyone looking for outdoor gear.  Lyon Camping & Supply is central Pennsylvania's source for camping gear, outdoor apparel, military surplus, SCUBA equipment, climbing gear, RV & mobile home supplies, books, maps and trail guides. 

For a full list of hiking and biking trails, please visit our Hiking, Biking & ATV trails section.   

Fishing opportunities are endless in Lycoming County, including lakes, rivers streams and creeks, we can accommodate any type of angler.  Rose Valley Lake, a 389-acre reservoir owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  Popular fishing creeks within the county are Lycoming Creek, Pine Creek, Larry's Creek and Loyalsock Creek, all are ready for you to cast your reels. 

There are so many opportunities to enjoy the beautiful outdoors in Lycoming County, we think you may just plan on staying here. 

Please visit our Explore section for a complete list of activities to explore while visiting us in Lycoming County.