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Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania are an outdoor wonderland for fitness enthusiasts, with everything from hiking and biking to skiing and golf. Like to go geocaching? Rock climbing? Spelunking? You'll find them here too.
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  3. Biking / Cycling (37)
  4. Birds & Bird Watching (13)
  5. Boating & Water Sports (61)
  6. Camping & Campgrounds (57)
  7. Fishing (6)
  8. Golf & Golf Courses (31)
  9. Hiking & Backpacking (8)
  10. Hunting (12)
  11. Ice Skating (13)
  12. Inline Skating (6)
  13. Rock Climbing (14)
  14. Skiing & Boarding (24)
  15. Walking (16)

Upcoming Recreation & Fitness Events in Pittsburgh
Check out the calendar of upcoming walks, runs, rides, walking tours, and other fitness and recreational events coming up in the Pittsburgh region.

Pittsburgh Area Charity Walks, Runs & Rides
What a wonderful way to spend time with others who are both health conscious and civic minded, and help raise money for worthwhile Pittsburgh area charities at the same time. Join your friends and neighbors at these Pittsburgh area charity walks, charity rides and charity runs.

Southwestern Pennsylvania Rail Trails
The perfect close-to-home recreation opportunity for families, walkers, bikers and runners, Pennsylvania's Rails to Trails program is a network of trails connecting our cities, towns and countryside. Learn about the great rail trails for walking around Pittsburgh and Southwestern PA.

Five Water Adventures In and Around Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh is the city of rivers, so it is only fitting that it be a premier location for water sports. When it comes to getting wet and wild, try one of these five, fun water adventures.

Skating Around Pittsburgh
Grab your skateboard or inline skates and check out these alternative places for skating in Pittsburgh. Includes paved trails, skate parks and other places to skate around the greater Pittsburgh area.

Geocaching Adventures in Western Pennsylvania
Have fun exploring the rugged Pennsylvania countryside on this new type of high-tech treasure hunt. Find local geocaching caches, organizations and guidelines.

Stargazing in Western Pennsylvania
Explore the best spots for stargazing near Pittsburgh and in Western Pennsylvania, along with tips for viewing the night sky.

Great Allegheny Passage

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