One of the most distinctive places to explore in Pennsylvania is Erie Bluffs State Park. Located west of the City of Erie, the park sits along more than a mile of lakefront near Lake City, west of the mouth of Elk Creek and north of PA Route 5.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading A quick escape into the Pennsylvania wilds
The standing watch was sent below for wet– weather gear, and the clattering of their feet on the ladder awakened me. I headed above deck, blinking in the light and trying to align the fair skies behind us and the gentle roll of two-​foot waves with the urgency of the crew laying out…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2012
  • Sub Heading Signing on for a dramatic turn aboard the Niagara on stormy Lake Erie
Pennsylvania’s Lake Erie coastline is a place of beauty, drama and hidden environmental treasures. The bluffs and beach along this shoreline and the nearby forested ravines and gorges, seasonal pools and interior tributaries, make a special destination for anyone intent on exploring Western Pennsylvania’s most interesting natural areas.
When summer gives way to early fall and warm days yield to cool nights, an annual obsession begins to surface on Lake Erie streams.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2011
  • Sub Heading As fall comes on, Lake Erie’s tributaries become Pennsylvania’s hottest fishing spot
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