A magnificent mountainous region, the Laurel Highlands spans 3,000 square miles of Fayette, Somerset and Westmoreland Counties in southwestern Pennsylvania. Located just east of Pittsburgh, our beautiful four-season destination offers spectacular natural scenery, outstanding outdoor recreation venues, historic sites & attractions, family activities and world class resorts. The Laurel Highlands is located within 200 miles of the major metropolitan areas of Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Cleveland and Washington, D.C. From rolling hills, the deepest river gorge, the highest peak in Pennsylvania and many other remarkable landmarks, the Laurel Highlands is the ideal place to getaway, enjoy the great outdoors and find your adventure. Immerse yourself in the arts and culture of the region or step into the past at historical sites. Beautiful scenery provides a picturesque backdrop for attractions such as Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, Pennsylvania's largest resort, Seven Springs, five national parks and the award-winning Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.