Local attractions, websites and distances.
The GAP Trail
The Great Allegheny Passage is a hiking and biking trail that extends from Cumberland Maryland to Pittsburgh, a distance of 150 miles. Fox Castle is 1 mile from the GAP Trail where it crosses Crawford Avenue in the middle of Connellsville.
Fort Necessity National Battlefield
George Washington fought here in 1754 during the French and Indian War. Now a National Park site, the reconstructed fort is open for tour all year long.
Fox Castle is 26.15 miles from Fort Necessity.
Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture
The iconic Fallingwater, Kentuck Knob and the Duncan House, all designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright, are open for tours.
Fallingwater is 16 miles from Fox Castle.
Kentuck Knobs is 22.3 miles from Fox Castle.
Duncan House, available for ovenight stays,
was removed from Lisle, IL to Acme, PA in 2007. 14.89 miles from Fox Castle.
Idlewild Park / Soak Zone
Third oldest operating amusement park in the United States, Idlewild is home to Story Book Forest, an attraction for children, where their favorite fairy tales come to life.
Located in Ligonier, 31.3 miles from Fox Castle.
Explore the historic Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor by starting at the Lincoln Highway Heritage Museum in Latrobe.
33.29 miles from Fox Castle.
Connellsville's non-profit gallery and learning center, Artworks has many works created by local artists available for purchase.
.8 miles from Fox Castle.
Fox Castle is 25.6 miles from Laurel Caverns. A privately developed cave site, Laurel Caverns is open for tours from April through October. It is the largest cave in Pennsylvania and also its largest natural bat hibernaculum.
Freshly made local chocolates at Colebrook's only outlet, 1.52 miles from Fox Castle.