Helping Revitalize Rural Communities through Outdoor Recreation Development
Leading a Locally Informed Regional Strategy, 20 Years in the Making
Building Rooted Local Wealth through Small Business Development
Being Good Stewards of our Region's Unique Character
Welcome to the Pennsylvania Wilds
More about the PA Wilds Center
Buy a PA Wilds Gift Card
Those wishing to support small businesses in the Pennsylvania Wilds region now have a new tool to do so. People from anywhere can now make sure their dollars stay within the region by purchasing the new Shop the PA Wilds digital community gift card for friends, family or even coworkers.
Wilds Are Working
Would your PA Wilds community be a great place for remote workers to live, work and play? Consider applying to be a 2024 Host Community for the Wilds Are Working Program by December 15! This program empowers communities to attract prospective residents to test out living in the region for four weeks.
PA Wilds Big Idea Contest
The finalists have been announced for the 2023 PA Wilds BIG IDEA Contest, in which local entrepreneurs will compete in a pitch contest for the chance to win $50,000 to develop their small business. Find out who the 8 finalists are and join us on June 8 in Bradford for the final pitch competition to see who wins!