A 2 hour drive east of Pittsburgh is the Little Juniata which is great natural trout fishing. Also, the Juniata is awesome smallie fishing.
Little Juniata River Association
NW PA has the tributairies from Erie. Elk and Walnut Creeks are very respectable Steelhead waters. A bit further south is Oil creek, Nashannock, and Slippery Rock creeks.
Here's a link that can help you get started.
International Angler International Angler
- This is the fly shop I frequent the most. Great guy's !! Talk to Bob, Tim, Jeff, Mark or Chuck. They will give you the best area's for a trip to any where in PA or the world.
NCFlyShop: Weather (Pennsylvania)
- Bob Shuey will also provide great advice.