The Place Near Pittsburgh That Makes You Feel Like You’ve Stepped Through A Magical Wardrobe

Journey to a magical world, or at least feel as though you’ve stepped into an enchanting fairy tale, when you visit this forest near Pittsburgh. The nearly 9,000 acre lush forest promises plenty to do but, be forewarned, you’re likely to become mesmerized by the pure natural beauty that surrounds you.

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:


Cook Forest State Park
113 River Road
Cooksburg, PA 16217
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Escape the city for an enchanting day in this magical forest near Pittsburgh. For another awe-inspiring day trip, head to Allegheny National Forest.