Claire Elizabeth Landuyt

and

Marc Vincent Patti

Your Trip to Emlenton

Dining & Lodging: Gateway Lodge

A great place for upscale dining, drinks, and lodging accomodations. Located in the heart of historic Cook's Forest.

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 30 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 18 miles
Gateway Lodge
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Dining: Bob's Subs


The most fantastic subs you'll be able to get within a 50 mile radius. Try the Spicy Italian subs - they're Claire and Marc's favorite!

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 15 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 3 miles
Bob's Subs

Dining: Bella Cucina

A great place for upscale American dining, wine selection, and small-town charm. Located in the historic town of Franklin, PA.

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 28 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 31 miles
Bella Cucina

Dining: County Seat

A great place for a diner breakfast and lunch. This place is responsible for Marc's love of diners! Located in the historic town of Clarion, PA.

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 15 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 3 miles
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Dining: Clarion River Brewing Company

A great place for amazing beer and American bites. CRBC is located directly across the street from the County Seat in Clarion. Their beer is our favorite- it will even be showcased at the wedding reception!

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 15 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 3 miles
Clarion River Brewing

Dining: Wayside Inn

The Wayside Inn is a fantastic haunt, located towards Cook's Forest. Marc and Claire enjoyed pan-seared scallops here the night of the proposal!

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 21 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 12 miles
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Dining: Allegheny Grille

The Allegheny Grille has great food and even better views of the Clarion River. Grab a fun cocktail, explore Foxburg, and enjoy a well-crafted meal at the Allegheny Grille.

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 10 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 14 miles
Allegheny Grille

Recreation: Cook Forest

Cook Forest is historic, beautiful, and relaxing. Spend your Sunday morning hiking in the pines or canoeing to get a full Western-PA experience on our wedding weekend!

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Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 30 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 18 miles
Cook Forest
Cook Forest Canoe

Recreation: Antiquing

One of Marc and Claire's favorite things to do- search through Antique Shoppes for historic gold! The below hidden gems are nestled in the surrounding towns:

Liberty Street Antiques - Franklin
The Red Brick - Foxburg
Oil City Warehouse Mall - Oil City
Fryburg Old Treasures Depot - Fryburg

Recreation: Franklin, PA

Franklin is a lovely small town with beautiful architecture, charming boutiques, coffee shop, fountain park, a historic theatre (Claire approves!) and even get a network of riverfront public walking/ bicycling trails. We enjoy Franklin anytime of the year, as it is beautifully nestled on the Allegheny River. See our favorite activities below!

Canoing/ Kayaking at Outside Allegheny River Services (OARS)
One of a kind Tiffany Stained-glass Windows at St. John's
Theatre at the Barrow-Civic Theatre
Coffee & Live Music at Bossa Nova Cafe Roastery

Distance to Lakewood Cabin: 28 miles
Distance from Clarion's Microtel & Holiday Inn: 31 miles
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