Johnstown Links and Area Resources
The Web is chock full of information about Johnstown and the surrounding area. Below are some links we’ve collected that we feel may be of interest to you.
- Cambria County War Memorial
This arena serves as the venue for a host of events ranging from live entertainment to professional sporting events to conferences.
- Rock Run Recreation Area
Covering more than 6,000 acres, Rock Run Recreation Area provides a nearly endless network of trails for 4-wheelers and dirt bikes.
- Arts Coalition of the Alleghenies
The Arts Coalition of the Alleghenies is a collective group of arts organizations and artists in Cambria, Somerset, and Bedford counties whose mission is to collaboratively schedule, market and advocate for the arts community in the region.
- Community Foundation for the Alleghenies
The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies is a nonprofit public foundation that works with donors to develop funds that will benefit our community both now and in the future.
- Discover Downtown Johnstown Partnership
Non-profit organization dedicated to the growth, promotion, and revitalization of Downtown Johnstown by focusing on four key elements of revitalization: Organization, Design, Promotion, and Economic Redevelopment.
- Greater Johnstown YMCA
Non-profit organization whose programs, services and initiatives are focused on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility
- Johnstown Area Regional Industries (JARI)
Not-for-profit economic development service provider serving the Greater Johnstown Area, which includes Cambria County, Somerset County, and the City of Johnstown.
- Lift Johnstown
A volunteer, community-based committee with the objective of assisting with the implemention of the strategic plans for Greater Johnstown and the surrounding areas.
- Young Professionals of the Alleghenies
Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of young professionals ages 21 to 45 in Johnstown and the surrounding area by offering exciting opportunities for social, business networking and community service activities.
- YWCA of Greater Johnstown
Non-profit organization that provides services to those in need, educates the community on women’s issues, strives for the elimination of racial injustice, and promotes health and wellness.
History and Landmarks
- Roxbury Bandshell
This historic structure serves as the venue for concerts throughout the summer months.
- The Johnstown Inclined Plane
The steepest vehicular incline in the world, the Johnstown Inclined Plane was built to serve residential areas built on higher elevations.
- U.S. National Park Service: Johnstown Flood of 1889
Official page from the U.S. Department of the Interior regarding the 1889 Johnstown Flood.
- Johnstown Cafe
Your source for everything Johnstown – information, history, pictures, music, videos and links.
- Johnstown Magazine
A portrait of life in Greater Johnstown PA on the canvas of a glossy full-color magazine. Johnstown Magazine is a monthly look at life in this beautiful valley and the majestic hills that surround it.
- Johnstown Nightlife
Guide to nightlife in the Johnstown area, including bars, clubs and related events and entertainment options.
- Laurel Highlands On & Off Road Bicycling Association
LHORBA are dedicated to promoting the sport of mountain biking in the Laurel Highlands region.
- Johnstown Area Heritage Association
An organization that exists to preserve and present this region’s nationally significant stories through museums, special events, cultural and educational programming, and historical collections.
- The Alleghenies
Pennsylviania’s Web site dedicated to the Allegheny Region.
- Visit Johnstown, PA
Online guide to Johnstown & Cambria County, Pennsylvania, providing visitor & vacation information including area attractions, accommodations, events, dining & shopping. All you need to plan your vacation in the Johnstown PA region.