With the nickname “Happy Valley” the town of State College, Pa, is unique, characteristic, and historic. If you want city and country life combined, State College is a great place to live. With Penn State College in the area, downtown is always bustling with people and entertainment. But once you drive a few minutes each way, you soon hit gorgeous farmland. Also, with Pine Creek Gorge, known as the “Grand Canyon of Pa”, less than 50 miles away, this area is perfect for the avid outdoorsman. In addition, for the nature lovers, there are eight state parks nearby so there are plenty of options for hiking, biking, boating, and fishing. And regardless of the season, the scenery in this area is also beautiful. From lush green grass and hills, brilliant fall foliage, and quiet, peaceful snow scenes, State College offers each of the four seasons in spectacular fashion. Whether you choose to reside or build your vacation cabin in this area, State College is the perfect combination for nature lovers who love the amenities that a small town has to offer!