Buhl Farm Park – 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. (Learn about the park’s history…)
Shenango Reservoir and Dam and Mahaney Recreation Area – 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), the Father’s Day car show, the Christmas Light-Up Night and Parade, and the Hermitage Arts Festival (see the Calendar of Events for dates and details)
Physical Fitness Options – Rodney White Olympic Park (includes a children’s playground, activity field, picnic areas, tennis courts, and walking trails); F. H. Buhl Club (full health club facilities with indoor pool and racquetball); Shenango Valley YMCA (provides an array of exercise and fitness programs); Sharon Regional Health Place (also an excellent provider of exercise and fitness programs); High School Sports include football, basketball, soccer, track and field, baseball, golf, tennis, wrestling, softball, volleyball, and cross country.
Golf Courses: Buhl Farm Golf Course and Driving Range, the world’s only free golf course, Tam O’ Shanter, Hickory VFW, Avalon Golf & Country Club @ Buhl plus many other public golf courses! For a complete listing, go to www.VisitMercerCountyPA.com.
- View the City of Hermitage’s Recreation, Parks, and Open Space Plan
- The City of Hermitage Calendar of Events
- Parks and Recreation Department Main Page
- Recreational Trails Maps – LindenPointe, Rodney White Park, Whispering Pines