Close to Pittsburgh, Farmington is a tiny community in the beautiful mountainous country with plenty of outdoor recreation, historic sites and attractions to keep visitors busy.
Top of the list in Farmington is Fort Necessity National Battlefield, marking the first battlefield of the American French and Indian War. An eye-opening exhibit here reveals the history of this battle and George Washington's part in it.
Laurel Caverns are underground passages stretching for nearly 3 miles with interesting rock formations on display. If you want some real outdoor space head over to the rolling hills and waterfalls of Ohiopyle State Park at the southern end of Laurel Ridge. This is where you can explore hiking trails, go mountain biking, horseback riding, and rock climbing. Elsewhere, the Youghiogheny River Gorge is renown for its boating, tubing and whitewater rafting -- take your pick and choose a tour to show you all the best areas.
Spring is lovely here with warm days and fewer crowds than during summer, making it the perfect time to go hiking in the area.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Farmington is in July, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Farmington is in the high season in July. Farmington has its low season in March, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Farmington tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Farmington tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Farmington. The warmest months in Farmington are July and June, when temperatures reach 83 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 0 ˚F. The wettest month in Farmington is June with 4.13 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0 inches of rain.