Fern Reiker
ASR,CRS, GRI, Broker/Owner
"Above the Crowd!"
3215 Bee Line Hwy
DuBois, PA 15801
Direct:(814) 541-3631

Punxsutawney, PA Community Info and Homes For Sale

Punxsutawney is one of Pennsylvania's famous small towns. It is known as the residence of an animal referred to as Punxsutawney Phil. Phil is a groundhog who emerges from his home every year on the second day of February. Tradition holds spring will come late if he happens to glimpse his shadow. Spring is supposed to come early if he does not see it. Thousands of visitors come to the town every year for this event.

People who purchase real estate in Punxsutawney will find there are other things to do in the area besides watch the groundhog on Feb. 2. Those who have just moved into Punxsutawney homes can visit the town's museums to learn about the history of the area. Historic artifacts in these museums include clothing, tools and photographs. History lovers can talk to Fern Reiker about purchasing a home that was built in the early 20th century.

Those who like spending time outdoors will enjoy living on their Punxsutawney properties. The Mahoning Shadow Trail runs next to the Mahoning Creek in the Punxsutawney area. This trail is used for walking, running, bicycling and cross-country skiing. Homes for sale in Punxsutawney are 36 miles from Cook Forest State Park. This park is surrounded by the Allegheny National Forest. The Clarion River here has places for swimming and canoeing. There are trails in the park for hiking and horseback riding. Visitors can go ice skating, sledding, snowmobiling and cross-country skiing in the park during the winter.

A Punxsutawney real estate agent like Fern Reiker can help prospective homeowners find homes close to the town's attractions. These include the historic town square, a children's play area at Patsy Park and the community center. Those who have purchased homes for sale in Punxsutawney near the community center can easily attend the variety of events held at the center. Events include movies, fitness classes and recreational activities. Some Punxsutawney real estate is close to Harmon Field. This park has a playground, tennis courts, picnic areas and a community pool.

Most Punxsutawney homes for sale are houses with three or four bedrooms. A Punxsutawney home buyer who wants a larger home may be able to find one with six bedrooms. Some homes are on more than one acre.


Contact Fern Reiker today for assistance with DuBois real estate.

Fern Reiker
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