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DuBois is located approximately 90 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. As of the 2000 census, the population was 8,123 resident. Founded in 1812 as a lumber town, coal mining later became the chief industry for the DuBois region. Today, the city of DuBois is known as a center for arts and entertainment in the area, and is the hometown of Educational Entertainment Specialist Gene Allen, known for his character education programs for schools and libraries. DuBois is also home to the Winkler Art Gallery, and the theater groups known as the Reitz Theater Players and Cultural Resources, Inc. These fine theater groups perform a number of productions each year at the Paul G. Reitz Theater in downtown DuBois. Other things to do in the area include camping, hiking, golf, shopping the many specialty shops in downtown DuBois, as well as area malls. DuBois is located on the Groundhog Trail, which includes several award-winning wineries. Several state parks and state forests and the Allegheny National Forest are just a short drive from DuBois, which offer a multitude of outdoor activities, as well as scenic drives, especially in the autumn when the changing leaves are at their peak. The city of DuBois is located at the junctions of Interstate-80 and Routes 219 and 322.

Surrounding areas: Weedville, Pennsylvania (17.7 mi), St Marys, Pennsylvania (23.3 mi), Benezette, Pennsylvania (23.8 mi), Wilcox, Pennsylvania (31.7 mi), Emporium, Pennsylvania (38.4 mi)

DuBois Vacation Rentals

DuBois Hotels and Resorts

Hotels & Motels
Clarion Hotel Dubois1896 Rich Hwy (Rt 219)Du Bois, PA (814) 371-5100
Dubois Manor Motel525 Liberty BlvdDu Bois, PA (814) 371-5400
Hampton Inn - Dubois1582 Bee Line HwyDu Bois, PA (814) 375-1000
Holiday Inn Express1690 Rich HwyDu Bois, PA (814) 371-8900
Hampton Inn DuboisRR 8 Box 3aDubois, PA (814) 375-1000
Hojo Inn Brookville245 Alleghany BlvdBrookville, PA17.0 mi.(814) 849-3051
Super 8 Motel251 Alleghany BlvdBrookville, PA17.0 mi.(814) 849-8840
Budget Host Gold Eagle250 W Main StBrookville, PA17.7 mi.(814) 849-7344
Days Inn Brookville230 Allegheny BlvdBrookville, PA17.9 mi.(814) 849-5001
Holiday Inn Express235 Allegheny BlvdBrookville, PA17.9 mi.(814) 849-8381
Budget InnRR2 Box 297Clearfield, PA18.0 mi.(814) 765-2639
Comfort Inn ClearfieldIndustrial Park RdClearfield, PA18.0 mi.(814) 768-6400
Econo Lodge150 Hotel HightsClearfield, PA18.0 mi.(814) 765-2441
Rodeway InnRR#2Clearfield, PA18.0 mi.(814) 765-7587
Super 8 MotelRR 2 Box 242CClearfield, PA18.0 mi.(800) 800-8000
Days Inn Of Clearfield14451 Clearfield Shawville HwyClearfield, PA19.7 mi.(814) 765-5381
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites14424 Clearfield Shawville HwyClearfield, PA19.7 mi.(800) 465-4329
Hampton Inn - Clearfield1777 Industrial Park RdClearfield, PA19.9 mi.(814) 765-8300
Royal Inn Inc17089 Boot Jack RdRidgway, PA20.8 mi.(814) 773-3153
Best Western Exec Inn1002 Earth RdST Marys, PA22.0 mi.(Inv) ali-dInp
Comfort Inn St Marys976 S St Marys RdST Marys, PA24.7 mi.(814) 834-2030

DuBois Weather & Climate

Central Pennsylvania experiences a climate with four distinct seasons. Summers are hot and muggy, fall and spring are pleasant and mild, and winters are cold with snow. Snowfall is variable with some winters bringing only a light dusting of snow, while others bring several major snowstorms. The average annual snowfall is 19.3 inches. Precipitation is generally spread throughout the year, with eight to eleven wet days per month. In summer, it's common to have heat waves accompanied by high humidity and thunderstorms. It is possible to experience severe weather in Pennsylvania in the form of blizzards in the wintertime and tornados in the summer.

     Month       High Temp   Low Temp   Rainfall   Ocean Temp 
January 30°F 16°F 2.98 in. -
February 34°F 18°F 2.75 in. -
March 44°F 26°F 3.61 in. -
April 56°F 36°F 3.39 in. -
May 67°F 46°F 3.87 in. -
June 75°F 54°F 5.19 in. -
July 78°F 59°F 3.95 in. -
August 77°F 58°F 3.94 in. -
September 69°F 50°F 3.96 in. -
October 58°F 40°F 2.94 in. -
November 45°F 31°F 3.21 in. -
December 35°F 22°F 3.34 in. -

DuBois Map & Transportation

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The closest airports in the area are the Bradford Regional airport (BFD) located about 47 miles north of DuBois in Bradford, Pennsylvania, the University Park airport (UNV) located approximately 51 miles southeast of DuBois in State College, Pennsylvania, the John Murtha Johnstown Cambria County airport (JST) located roughly 55 miles south of DuBois in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and finally the Arnold Palmer Regional airport (LBE) located around 67 miles southwest of DuBois in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.

DuBois Attractions

Amusement and Theme Parks
DelGrosso's Amusement ParkTiptonPA41.4 mi.
Lakemont ParkAltoonaPA45.8 mi.
Idlewild ParkLigonierPA65.5 mi.
Fun Fore AllCranberry TownshipPA76.2 mi.
Kennywood ParkWest MifflinPA78.0 mi.
Midway ParkMaple SpringsNY81.9 mi.
Cascade ParkNew CastlePA83.0 mi.
Conneaut Lake ParkConneaut LakePA86.7 mi.
Water Parks
Sandcastle Water ParkPittsburghPA79.8 mi.
Waldameer Park & Water WorldEriePA97.6 mi.
Golf Courses
OwensBrockway Golf CourseBrockwayPA8.4 mi.
Scottish Heights Golf ClubBrockportPA9.2 mi.
Pine Hill Golf CourseGreenvillePA11.4 mi.
Foxburg Country ClubFoxburgPA12.4 mi.
Iron & Woods Golf CourseBrookvillePA16.8 mi.
Pinecrest Country ClubBrookvillePA16.8 mi.
Grandview Golf CourseGrampianPA17.6 mi.
Grandview Golf CourseYorkPA17.6 mi.
Bethlehem Golf CourseBethlehemPA18.1 mi.
Green Pond Country ClubBethlehemPA18.1 mi.
Bavarian Hills Golf CourseSt MarysPA23.2 mi.
Chetremon Golf CourseCherry TreePA25.2 mi.
Turbot Hills Golf CourseMiltonPA27.9 mi.
Ski Areas
Blue KnobClaysburgPA59.2 mi.
Ski DentonCoudersportPA59.3 mi.
Peek N PeakClymerNY76.7 mi.
CockaigneCherry CreekNY83.0 mi.
Ski SawmillMorrisPA83.0 mi.
Mountain ViewEdinboroPA88.0 mi.
Whitetail Ski ResortMercersburgPA100.1 mi.
SwainSwainNY104.4 mi.
Wisp Ski AreaMchenryMD112.3 mi.
State Parks
S B Elliott State ParkPA12.2 mi. 
Parker Dam State ParkPA14.7 mi. 
Curwensville State ParkPA17.0 mi. 
Clear Creek State ParkPA21.9 mi. 
Cook Forest State ParkPA24.9 mi. 
Bendigo State ParkPA29.3 mi. 
Prince Gallitzin State ParkPA33.4 mi. 
Elk State ParkPA33.5 mi. 
Punxsutawney Weather Discovery CenterPunxsutawneyPA16.4 mi.(Science)
Jimmy Stewart MuseumIndianaPA40.1 mi.(History)
Frost Entomological MuseumState CollegePA52.2 mi.(Science)
Johnstown Flood MuseumJohnstownPA55.5 mi.(History)
Juniata College Museum of ArtHuntingdonPA58.9 mi.(Art)
Zoos and Aquariums
Pittsburgh ZooPittsburghPA79.8 mi.
National Aviary in PittsburghPittsburghPA79.8 mi.
Clyde Peeling's Reptiland Ltd.AllenwoodPA97.0 mi.
Erie ZooEriePA97.6 mi.

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