8 Stunning Pennsylvania Beaches That Look And Feel Like The Ocean

Sure, we can lament the fact that PA doesn’t cozy up to the Atlantic or the Pacific Ocean. But why do that when we have perfectly stunning beaches that will make us feel as though we’ve journeyed hundreds of miles to the ocean? Now that summer’s in full swing, it’s the perfect time to pack up the family and head to one of these beaches in Pennsylvania that promises a relaxing day away.

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/

So, we don’t have access to the ocean in PA. But, that doesn’t mean we can’t feel as though we’ve been transported straight to a beach alongside the ocean, especially when we visit these eight stunning beaches in Pennsylvania. Prefer a natural waterpark to the beach? Then, click here to read about an-action packed water attraction, Dutch Springs.