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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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Outdoor Parks, Trails and Golf Courses | Movie Theatres |



  • Airport Ice Arena
    airporticearena.com
    412.264.2222
    330 Hookstown Grade Road
    Home to the Pittsburgh Aviators and Moon Tigers Hockey; also holds public skates and a number of classes.

  • Gateway Clipper
    gatewayclipper.com
    412.355.7980
    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
    hiddenvalleyresort.com
    1.814.443.8000
    85 miles/1 hour, 30 minutes
    Skiing, golfing, tennis, hiking and biking trails, fishing, basketball and volleyball courts.

  • Idlewild Park and Storybook Forest
    idlewild.com
    724.238.3666
    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
    kennywood.com
    412.461.0500
    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
    zoo.pgh.pa.us
    412.365.2536
    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
    rmuislandsports.org
    412.397.3335
    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.

  • Sandcastle
    sandcastlewaterpark.com
    412.462.6666
    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
    7springs.com
    1.814.352.7777
    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
    carnegiesciencecenter.org
    412.237.3400
    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
    alleghenycounty.us/parks
    412.350.7275
    Nine parks throughout Allegheny County; ball fields, golf, deck hockey, swimming and wave pools.

  • Brady’s Run
    co.beaver.pa.us/recreation/ice.html
    724.846.5600
    23 miles/33 minutes
    Shelters, an ice arena, tennis facilities, fishing and various festivals throughout the year.

  • Blackhawk Golf Course
    blackhawkgolfcourse.com
    724.843.5512
    27 miles/35 minutes
    Two 18-hole golf courses.

  • McConnell’s Mills State Park
    visitlawrencecounty.com/mcconnells_mills_state_park.asp
    724.368.8091
    42 miles/51 minutes
    Home to an 1800s gristmill, whitewater boating, climbing and repelling

  • Montour Heights Country Club
    412.262.4653
    1491 Coraopolis Heights Road
    A private country club with an 18-hold golf course located within the township

  • Montour Trail
    montourtrail.org
    412.831.2030
    Located throughout Allegheny and Washington Counties
    46 miles of recreational trail.

  • Moon Golf Club
    www.moongolfclub.com
    412.292.2992
    505 McCormick Road
    18-hole golf course.

  • Moon Township Parks and Recreation
    www.moonparks.org
    412.262.1703
    Various facilities, including Robin Hill Mansion, located throughout the township;
    classes, amphitheatre, shelters, picnicking areas, tennis courts.

  • Nemacolin Golf Course
    www.nemacolin.com
    724.329.8555
    77 miles/1 hour, 46 minutes
    Located on the grounds of the Nemacolin Resort and Spa

  • Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
    www.pittsburghparks.org
    412.682.6875
    Four different parks throughout Pittsburgh; hiking trails, picnic shelters, swimming pools, various events and festivals

  • Quicksilver Golf Course
    www.quicksilvergolf.com
    724.796.1594
    17 miles/25 minutes

  • Old Stonewall Golf Club
    www.oldestonewall.com
    724.752.4653 x.103
    31 miles/48 minutes



  • Movie Theatres


  • Cinemark Theater
    www.cinemark.com/theater_showtimes.asp?theater_id=344
    724.775.3024
    17 miles/23 minutes

  • Dependable Drive-In
    www.dependabledrivein.com
    412.264.7011
    500 Moon Clinton Road

  • Destinta Theater
    www.destinta.com/t1.php
    412.914.0998
    14 miles/19 minutes

  • Kane Road Drive-In
    724.378.1970
    9.75 miles/10 minutes

  • Lowe’s Theater
    412.462.6384
    23 miles/32 minutes

  • Screenworks 14 Theatre
    412.257.1650
    15 miles/20 minutes

  • Showcase Cinema West
    412.787.5788
    5.8 miles/7 minutes

  • South Side Works Cinema
    www.southsideworks.com/showtimes.html
    412.381.7335
    18 miles/27 minutes

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