Recreational Activities

Parks & Recreation


Visit Parks and Recreation

Buhl Farm Park


Buhl Farm Park is a comprehensive recreational facility with an area of 380 acres and including: an outdoor public pool, picnic areas, a free 9-hole golf course, tennis courts, exercise trails, playground areas, and much more.

Shenango Reservoir & Dam & Mahaney Recreation Area


Shenango Reservoir and Dam and Mahaney Recreation Area is 11,000 acres for the outdoor enthusiast; activities include boating, water skiing, jet skiing, fishing, and more.

Annual Events


  • Buhl Day (also a Labor Day celebration, takes place in Buhl Farm Park)
  • Christmas Light-Up Night and Parade
  • Father’s Day car show
  • Hermitage Arts Festival

Physical Fitness Options


  • F. H. Buhl Club (full health club facilities with indoor pool and racquetball)
  • High School Sports include football, basketball, soccer, track and field, baseball, golf, tennis, wrestling, softball, volleyball, and cross country
  • Rodney White Olympic Park (includes a children’s playground, activity field, picnic areas, tennis courts, and walking trails)
  • Sharon Regional Health Place (also an excellent provider of exercise and fitness programs)
  • Shenango Valley YMCA (provides an array of exercise and fitness programs)

Golf Courses


For a complete listing, please visit Mercer County PA.