There’s A Little Slice Of Paradise Hiding Right Here In Pittsburgh…And You’ll Definitely Want To Visit

Life can get pretty hectic in Pittsburgh. Most of us would arguably jump at the chance to escape the non-stop days for that rare opportunity to recharge. While it’s not always possible to hop on a plane for a destination far away, Pittsburgh is hiding a little slice of paradise that offers beautiful hiking trails, a stream, lush canopies of trees, quaint picnic spots, and the perfect place to view the stars.

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/

Riverside Park offers a stunning slice of paradise that won’t cost you anything and that will pretty much guarantee a memorable experience. Visit Saturday evenings through August 26 to enjoy a free movie in the park hosted by Citiparks Cinema in the Park.

Love Riverside Park but really looking for a trip a little further outside of the city? Read this article that highlights 10 unique day trips near Pittsburgh that are an absolute must-do.