Part of the scenic Centre County experience, Bellefonte thrives at the center of other quaint, rural and budding Pennsylvania towns. Short drives in and around Bellefonte offer charming country scenery featuring Amish communities, rolling hills, panoramic farmland, bustling towns and everything in between.
The famous 140+ year tradition, The Grange Fair, is held in Centre Hall and is host to thousands of visitors and campers every year. The fairgrounds host several events throughout the year and attracts lots of visitors. Also in Centre Hall is Penn’s Cave. There you will find boat tours of the water cavern and tours of the wildlife park. Scenic central PA farmland and the recreations of Centre Hall are just 8 miles down the road.
Home to Bald Eagle State Park and Bald Eagle Lake, there is endless recreation in Howard. This scenic rural town and bustling community is just 11 miles from Bellefonte.
Just 11 miles from Bellefonte - State College offers additional entertainment, shopping, and recreation. Home to Penn State University, you’ll never be at a shortage of games, concerts, or events to attend. Within a visit or two to State College, you'll see why they call it Happy Valley.