From the amenities offered at Moon Parks’ facilities to the Township’s 18-hole golf course, there is a slue of opportunities for recreation throughout Western Pennsylvania.
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- Airport Ice Arena
330 Hookstown Grade Road
Home to the Pittsburgh Aviators and Moon Tigers Hockey; also holds public skates and a number of classes.
- Gateway Clipper
16 miles/20 minutes
Dine, dance and sail the rivers of Pittsburgh on a riverboat cruise; hosts a number of special events aboard one of their five fleets.
- Hidden Valley Four Seasons Resort
85 miles/1 hour, 30 minutes
Skiing, golfing, tennis, hiking and biking trails, fishing, basketball and volleyball courts.
- Idlewild Park and Storybook Forest
77 miles/1 hour, 25 minutes
Amusement park, water park and home to Storybook Forest, where children can meet their favorite fairytale characters.
- Kennywood Amusement Park
25 miles/33 minutes
A historic amusement park, built more than 100 years ago. Today Kennywood is home to three old-fashioned wooden rollercoasters and dozens of other rides, food and entertainment venues.
- Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
26 miles/37 minutes
One of six major zoo and aquarium combinations in the country; home to thousands of animals, representing hundreds of species; open all year, except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
- RMU Island Sports Center
4 miles/10 minutes
Home to the Robert Morris Colonials men’s and women’s ice hockey teams, a fitness center, restaurant, bar, miniature golf, batting cages and a driving range.
22 miles/28 minutes
Large waterpark, with a variety of waterslides, pools, and a lazy river. Also hosts a variety of nightlife events.
- Seven Spring Ski Resorts
68 miles/ 1 hour, 15 minutes
Ski resort that also offers snow tubing, sleigh rides and a number of indoor activities.
- UPMC Sports Works/Carnegie Science Center
18 miles/23 minutes
A number of science exhibits for children and adults; also home to the Omnimax Theater, the largest film frame in the motion picture industry.
Outdoor Parks, Trails and Golf Courses
- Allegheny County Parks
Nine parks throughout Allegheny County; ball fields, golf, deck hockey, swimming and wave pools.
- Brady’s Run
23 miles/33 minutes
Shelters, an ice arena, tennis facilities, fishing and various festivals throughout the year.
- Blackhawk Golf Course
27 miles/35 minutes
Two 18-hole golf courses.
- McConnell’s Mills State Park
42 miles/51 minutes
Home to an 1800s gristmill, whitewater boating, climbing and repelling
- Montour Heights Country Club
1491 Coraopolis Heights Road
A private country club with an 18-hold golf course located within the township
- Montour Trail
Located throughout Allegheny and Washington Counties
46 miles of recreational trail.
- Moon Golf Club
505 McCormick Road
18-hole golf course.
- Moon Township Parks and Recreation
Various facilities, including Robin Hill Mansion, located throughout the township;
classes, amphitheatre, shelters, picnicking areas, tennis courts.
- Nemacolin Golf Course
77 miles/1 hour, 46 minutes
Located on the grounds of the Nemacolin Resort and Spa
- Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Four different parks throughout Pittsburgh; hiking trails, picnic shelters, swimming pools, various events and festivals
- Quicksilver Golf Course
17 miles/25 minutes
- Old Stonewall Golf Club
31 miles/48 minutes
- Cinemark Theater
17 miles/23 minutes
- Dependable Drive-In
500 Moon Clinton Road
- Destinta Theater
14 miles/19 minutes
- Kane Road Drive-In
9.75 miles/10 minutes
- Lowe’s Theater
23 miles/32 minutes
- Screenworks 14 Theatre
15 miles/20 minutes
- Showcase Cinema West
5.8 miles/7 minutes
- South Side Works Cinema
18 miles/27 minutes