The Armstrong County Department of Economic Development provides staff to the Armstrong County Industrial Development Council, a non-profit economic development corporation. By providing tools such as financing, site recommendations, workforce analysis and more, or mission is to facilitate Armstrong County’s economic growth through retention/expansion of existing businesses and attraction of new investment.
Armstrong Trails is a non-motorized, 36-mile rail trail located along the eastern bank of the Allegheny River in Armstrong and Clarion counties.
A community rink and pool for over 50 years!
The Belmont Complex Ice Season (public skates, amateur and high school hockey, tournaments, & learn-to-skate) operates September through April. Regular Public Skate hours are Monday 12-2pm, Friday 8-10pm, Saturday 7:30-9:30pm, and Sunday 2:30-4pm. The Belmont Pool Season operates June through August. We have a large Olympic size swimming pool with beach entry, water fountain, water slide, low dive, playground, pavilions, and new ADA compliant locker rooms. The Belmont Complex also hosts dry floor events such as youth camps, yard sales, and concerts from May through July in the arena.
Bench Racers is a GULF gas station convenience store. We have quality fuel at competitive prices. Plus we offer a variety of fresh homemade food, baked goods, and hot daily specials to meet our customers’ needs! Don’t race by, cruise in, for our quality fuel & food!
Located only 40 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, and only 15 minutes from Kittanning. Rolling gently over the scenic Buffalo Creek Valley, Birdsfoot is a golfer’s paradise. Featuring 18 championship holes, 5 sets of tees, large undulating greens and views that will take your breath away, Birdsfoot is an ideal location for your outing or tournament. From our state of the art practice facility to our beautifully kept greens, we invite you to come enjoy Birdsfoot.
We are an outlet store for Black Dog Wine Company located inside The Rustique Log Cabin. Producer of award-winning fine wines. Sweet to dry. Wine tasting available. Shop & sip and take a few bottles home with you! Wed-Thurs-Fri 11am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm. Located on Route 422 – 7 miles East of Kittanning & 18 miles West of Indiana.
Our beautifully restored 8-bedroom house, 5 cabins, replica mine shaft, and tree house, all located on the Redbank Creek in northern Armstrong County, Redbank Township. Minutes away from restaurants and unique shopping. Bed and breakfast and three cabins are open year-round. Book online or give us a call!
Enjoy the 21-mile rail trail from the outskirts of the City of Butler to the Allegheny River. The trail weaves through the Buffalo Gorge (an important bird area), along the Buffalo & Little Buffalo Creeks, through small municipalities, farmland, and former interesting. Non-motorized activities such as: hiking, biking, running & geocaching.
We are located in SW Pennsylvania along the Kiskiminetas River just between Vandergrift and Apollo, very near to the site of the once popular Griftlo Park.
Here you can spend your days visiting the many nearby antique shops, historical towns and museums, small town diners, fabric and quilt shops. For the adventure enthusiasts you can visit the roaring run trail where you can hike or bike several miles along the beautiful Kiskiminetas river, or visit The River’s Edge canoe rental, which offers a variety of popular canoe and kayak trips. They have even recently added tubing trips. Fishing is another wonderful activity that is popular along the Kiskiminetas river, giving you access to prime fishing spots right across the street from Dolly’s Guest House.
We have an awesome venue for weddings and showers. We are open Wed-Thurs 4-9pm, Fri-Sat 4-10pm, Sunday (summer) 4-8pm & (winter) 12-5pm. Live entertainment Fridays & Saturdays!
The Hunter’s Moon is a 114 year old Mission style building that has been renovated to capture the charm & nostalgia of a time gone by, yet incorporate modern amenities to make our guests feel cozy & pampered & have a memorable stay.
The Inn at Lenape Heights Golf Resort & Event Center is located in the heart of Armstrong County, near Ford City, PA, just 50 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh. Lenape Heights consists of a luxurious boutique hotel with 20 rooms & suites, an upscale-casual restaurant with outdoor terrace, sprots bar, spacious event facilites and an 18-hole public golf course.
Johnny Carpet is a family-operated and owned business with locations in Freeport & Vandergrift, PA, which works to provide flooring and flooring related services to the Pittsburgh area. Invest in new flooring to improve the looks, functionality, and value of your home. Find the floor coverings you need at Johnny Carpet. Our flooring company in Freeport offers a wide array of types, styles, texture, and colors of floor coverings at competitive prices.
The Kittanning Public Library offers a wide selection of materials, a coffee café, free wi-fi, public computers, genealogy, and programs for all ages throughout the year. Stop in and browse our collection, feel free to utilize what we have to offer, all in a friendly, casual atmosphere.
Retail gift shop featuring handmade items, including bigfoot and alien merchandise, soy candles, blankets, perfume, goat’s milk soap, lotions, wreaths, gourmet food items, and much more. We also do custom orders such as shirts, plaques, epoxy tumblers, and more!
We are a certified organic farm producing 100% grass fed beef that is dry aged to perfection.
The Links at Spring Church, established in June 2000, has become a golfing destination for Pittsburgh area golfers. Located 45 minutes east of Pittsburgh, the golf course and its staff provide a country club atmosphere at public course prices.
Antiques, furniture, primitive, hand-crafted, farmhouse & rustic décor. A little bit of “old” and a little bit of “new!” New inventory weekly! Wed-Thurs-Fri 11am-6pm; Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12pm-5pm. Located on Route 422 – 7 miles East of Kittanning & 18 miles West of Indiana.
Kayak rentals/Tube & paddle board rentals on Crooked Creek & the Allegheny River. Guided bike excursions on the Armstrong, Redbank Valley & Butler Freeport trails.