Pennsylvania’s Only Great Lakes Port
Erie stands as a unique gem in Pennsylvania, proudly boasting its distinction as the only Great Lakes port in the state. Nestled by Lake Erie’s shores, Erie thrives as a modern city bustling with water-related activities. Presque Isle State Park, a peninsula arching out from the mainland, is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream with seven miles of beaches, flat trails, and diverse ecosystems. Here, kayaking, swimming, hiking, fishing, and biking are popular pastimes.
Breathtaking vistas and world-class sunsets await from indulgent waterfront dining to leisurely sails aboard a majestic tall ship. Beyond Erie’s shores, discover a breadth of diverse dining options, cultural attractions, vibrant festivals and events, unique local shopping, and Lake Erie Wine Country – the largest grape-growing region east of the Rocky Mountains. Plan your lake escape to Erie, Pa.