Erie is located in a beautiful four-seasons part of the Northeast. Lake Erie and Presque Isle State Park offer you unique recreational opportunities with miles of beaches and a beautiful bay for boating and sailing activities. The area abounds in outdoor opportunities with fishing, hiking, camping and hunting readily available. There are popular ski resorts about an hour away.
Erie itself is a friendly city of 100,000 that offers many amenities yet is very affordable and accessible. The larger cities of Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Buffalo are all about a 2-hour drive away. The city of Erie offers an unique blend of affordability, accessibility and abundant outdoor recreation that really make it a hidden gem.