5 Stunning Beaches Around Pittsburgh That Look And Feel Like The Ocean

Are you ready for those hot, humid, and downright sticky summer days in the Burgh? Well, they’re just around the corner. And, there’s really only one good place to spend those sweltering days: At the beach. While Pittsburgh might not be nestled near the ocean, it is within driving distance of some stunning beaches and, if you close your eyes, you’ll feel as though you’re right at the ocean’s edge.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Sure, we might not be near the ocean in the Burgh. But, that doesn’t mean we can’t feel as though we are when we visit these stunning beaches near Pittsburgh, right? A great way to experience the beaches near Pittsburgh is to hit the road on this road trip.