The Grove City area is a perfect spot for recreation enthusiasts. You can enjoy everything from skydiving to bike riding, playing disc golf, or swimming. For the family, there is plenty to do from visiting the Grove City YMCA, to bowling, or going to the movies. Our local Grove City Memorial Park is home to activities and events year round and offers free entertainment for all ages. Whether you prefer indoor or outdoor activities, we know Grove City has something for everyone to enjoy!
Wondering what you can explore? Below is a list of some recreational hotspots in the Grove City Area.
Great golf is available in Grove City and Mercer County. The Mercer County Golf Trail is one of America’s top golf destinations according to Golf Digest. There are over 25 golf courses within a 25 mile radius of Grove City.
Pine Grove Golf Course
Grove City Country Club
The Grove City area is a haven for the outdoors lover, home to great hunting, fishing, biking, hiking and other outdoor activities.
Grove City Memorial Park
Includes outdoor park pool, baseball fields, outdoor basketball courts, playgrounds, disc golf course, walking trails, pond,monuments and memorials, and picnic shelters. It is recommended that you reserve the picnic shelters ahead of time.
Grove City Borough
724-458-7060, ext. 105
Youth Soccer fields, 3-mile bike/walking trail,
plus a trout fishing area on Wolf Creek.
Located near Greenwood Drive
Maurice K. Goddard State Park
The 2,856-acre Maurice K. Goddard State Park features the 1,860-acre Lake Wilhelm, which is very popular with anglers. Many recreational activities attract visitors in all seasons. The large lake, abundant wetlands, fields and mature forests provide a diversity of habitats for wildlife, especially waterfowl, including eagles and ospreys.
The park is five minutes from I-79. Take Exit 130 (Sandy Lake-Greenville) and travel west on PA 358 (towards Greenville) for about 0.1 mile, then bare right onto Carpenters Corner Road. At the first stop sign, turn right onto Lake Wilhelm Road, which goes directly to the park.
Consider the thrill of skydiving at Skydive Pennsylvania Skydiving Center.
Grove City Airport
496 Old Ash Road
Mercer, PA 16137
Grove City is located just under one hour’s drive from the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Pittsburgh Penguins stadiums, as well as other entertainment venues in the Steel City. To the north, Lake Erie is just one hour away.
Recreation Vendors and Venues
Grove City is home to the historic Guthrie Theatre, a one-screen movie theater that shows first-run films at affordable prices.
232 S Broad Street
Grove City, PA 16127,
Marano’s Recreation & Sports
(20-Lane Bowling Center)