The City of Johnstown, PA
Johnstown is a popular city in the state of Pennsylvania with a total of 21,497 residents living there. Johnstown is ranked as the twentieth most populated city in Pennsylvania and the 1445th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Cambria County. The largest nearby city to Johnstown is Latrobe, approximately 29 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Johnstown, including Big Stone Inn, Best Way Pizza, Chad L's Pub & Eatery, Aunt Bea's and Burger King. For a larger selection of Johnstown restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Johnstown Golf Courses, Arenas and/or Museums, including the Johnstown Flood National Memorial, Johnstown Municipal Golf Course, Appledale Public Golfing, Cherrywood Golf Course and Cambria County War Memorial Arena. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Johnstown please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Johnstown:
- Indiana County - Jimmy Stewart Airport (IDI)
- John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County Airport (JST)
Johnstown, Pennsylvania Climate and WeatherIn the month of April, Johnstown experiences an average high temperature of 64 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in April are usually about 39 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.81 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Johnstown with daytime temperatures averaging 83 degrees in the summer, and 40 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Johnstown to receive an average of 3.52 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.45 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -20 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Johnstown should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 64 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
Johnstown, Pennsylvania Attractions
1Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site - Gallitzin,
The Allegheny Portage Railroad was the first railroad constructed through the Allegheny Mountains in central Pennsylvania. It was a series of 10 inclines, about 36 miles long, and operated from 1834 to 1854. It connected two canal divisions of the Main Line of Public Works of the Pennsylvania Canal from Johnstown on the west to Hollidaysburg on the east, thus allowing continuous barge traffic between the Ohio and the Susquehanna rivers.
2Appledale Public Golfing - Ebensburg,
The Appledale Public Golfing is a 9 hole public golf course in Cambria County Pennsylvania. Built in 1966, this Ebensburg course designed by L. R. Kimball is open apr 15 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 814-472-6080. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 706 SW St, Ebensburg, PA 15931
3Blue Knob Golf Club - Claysburg,
The Blue Knob Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Blair County Pennsylvania. Built in 1974, this Claysburg course designed by Ferdinand Garbin is open apr 15 to oct 31. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 814-239-5111. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Blue Knob Recreation Area, Claysburg, PA 16625
4Cambria County War Memorial Arena - Johnstown,
The Cambria County War Memorial Arena is a 4,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Johnstown, Pennsylvania that is managed my SMG Entertainment. It was built in 1950, for the Johnstown Jets of the Eastern Hockey League. The film Slap Shot, based on the Jets, was filmed in this arena. The arena was the home of the Johnstown Chiefs for 22 years, but they were relocated in 2010 to Greenville, South Carolina. A banner was hung at the final home game on April 4, 2010 stating "The Greatest Fans in Hockey.
5Champion Lakes Golf Course - Bolivar,
The Champion Lakes Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Westmoreland County Pennsylvania. Built in 1964, this Bolivar course designed by Grote & Lynch is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 724-238-5440. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Rural Route 1, Box 285, Bolivar, PA 15923
6Cherrywood Golf Course - Penn Run,
The Cherrywood Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Indiana County Pennsylvania. is open apr 1 to oct 15. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 724-349-6909. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Rural Route 1, Penn Run, PA 15765
7Chetremon Golf Course - Cherry Tree,
The Chetremon Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Indiana County Pennsylvania. Built in 1910, this Cherry Tree course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 814-743-6205. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Route 219 N Rd 1, Cherry Tree, PA 15724
8Donegal Highlands Golf Course - Donegal,
The Donegal Highlands Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Westmoreland County Pennsylvania. Built in 1991, this Donegal course designed by Ron Forse is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 724-423-7888. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Route 31 W, Donegal, PA 15628
9Fort Bedford Museum - Bedford,
Fort Bedford was a French and Indian War-era British military fortification located at the present site of Bedford, Pennsylvania. The fort was a star-shaped log fortress erected in the summer of 1758.
10Fort Ligonier - Ligonier,
Fort Ligonier is a British fortification from the French and Indian War located in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. The fort served as a staging area for the Forbes Expedition of 1758. During the eight years of its existence as a garrison, Fort Ligonier was never taken by an enemy. It served as a post of passage to the new Fort Pitt, and during Pontiac's War of 1763, was a vital link in the British communication and supply lines.
Johnstown, Pennsylvania Hotels
Johnstown, Pennsylvania Restaurants
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