UPMC Hamot is located in the heart of Erie, Pennsylvania and overlooks Presque Isle Bay. As Pennsylvania’s fourth largest city, Erie exhibits urban appeal while maintaining a family atmosphere.
Erie has a wide selection of excellent public, private, and parochial schools, as well as four local colleges and universities. These all contribute to a warm and inviting community that offers a quality of life which is hard to find anywhere else.
There is something for every season in the Erie region.
The lush Presque Isle State Park features:
Lake Erie offers the perfect setting for boating, water skiing, sailing, and fishing in the summer and ice fishing and ice sailing in the winter. The spectacular foliage makes hiking through local trails in the fall especially breathtaking.
Erie's close proximity to the Allegheny Mountains also provides convenient access to destinations perfect for Alpine and Nordic skiing and snowboarding.
Erie is also home to its own minor league sports teams:
Erie offers many cultural activities, such as:
Other regional assets providing cultural activities for children and adults include:
Erie is also in close proximity to:
Download the UPMC Hamot Internet Resources guide (PDF) to learn more about what Erie has to offer you and your family.
The guide includes current web links to sites related to: