The Best Views in Happy Valley: Winter Edition

If you have to be cold somewhere, it helps to be cold in a place as beautiful as Happy Valley in the winter. With sights like these, who can complain?

Here are our favorite winter views in Happy Valley.



Photo: Tom Gurecki

10) Fraternity Christmas lights


Photo: Penn State

9) Route 99


Photo: Penn State

8) Allen Street Grill/The Corner Room


Photo: Penn State

7) The Arboretum


Photo: Parsons Tree Farm

6) Christmas Tree Farms


Photo: Gene J. Puskar/Associated Press

5) Pegula Ice Arena


Photo: Katie Boehmer

4) Mt. Nittany


Photo: Onward State

3) Old Main


Photo: Nick Sloff

2) Tussey Mountain


Photo: Bob Lambert

1) Allen Street


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