Welcome to the Laurel Highlands

A magnificent mountainous region, the Laurel Highlands spans 3,000 square miles of Fayette, Somerset and Westmoreland Counties in southwestern Pennsylvania. Located just east of Pittsburgh, our beautiful four-season destination offers spectacular natural scenery, outstanding outdoor recreation venues, historic sites & attractions, family activities and world class resorts.

Reasons to Visit

The Laurel Highlands in 2019

Summer Camp Guide

Overnight, day camps and more

Explore Your Backyard

Plan a Staycation

Laurel Highlands Photo Contest

Submit your photography for prizes!


Apr 25

Mission: Zoo Eggstraction

Apr 25

Taste the Good Life

Apr 25

United States Holocaust Museum Temporary Exhibition: Deadly Medicine

Apr 26

Art on the Vine 2019- Tahiti

Apr 26

Bottle Works Club Works Art Meet-ups

Apr 26

Community Wood Firing

Apr 26

Plant a Tree at Flight 93

Apr 27

2019 Spring Thaw Wine & Food Fest


Conservation Heroes of the Laurel Highlands