8 Small Rural Towns Near Pittsburgh That Are Downright Delightful

Sometimes rural Western Pennsylvania doesn’t get the accolades it deserves. The rural towns near Pittsburgh promise an old-fashioned experience where everyone knows everyone else, traffic is typically minimal, and shopping and dining out is relatively stress free. These are eight small rural towns near Pittsburgh you’ll definitely want to visit.

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/

Once you’ve crossed these rural towns near Pittsburgh off of your 2017 bucket list, head to these tiny towns that promise their own charming experiences.