Scenic driving is one of the largest recreational use of state forest lands. Most recreational users participate in this activity coming to and from the state forest, but for many this is the sole purpose of their visit.
Beginning in October the ridges and valleys come alive with color. The Discover Fall Scenic Driving Tour provides driving routes through the Laurel Highlands that highlight state parks and forests, scenic byways, picturesque overlooks and quaint communities. Explore the Discover Fall-Northern Loop and Discover Fall-Southern Loop
There are many beautiful vistas to see in state forests which also feature 27 state forest picnic areas. Look for the vista symbol in your travels to take in some of the most picturesque views that state forests have to offer.
A few tips for scenic driving:
Detailed state forest maps can be downloaded at Find a Forest.