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Ravensburg State Park

By |2023-09-13T16:16:38-04:00May 9th, 2023|

The dam on Rauchtown Run in Ravensburg State Park. Photo: Nicholas, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons Despite [...]

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Ralph Stover State Park

By |2023-05-09T17:42:14-04:00May 9th, 2023|

At just a 20-minute drive from Doylestown, Ralph Stover State Park is a popular destination for those who want to [...]

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Pymatuning State Park

By |2023-05-08T18:11:19-04:00May 8th, 2023|

Pymatuning State Park is one of the most popular state parks in Pennsylvania. Nestled in the northwestern corner of the [...]

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Ole Bull State Park

By |2023-05-04T11:51:46-04:00May 4th, 2023|

Situated in the town of Cross Fork, which lies within Potter County, the park is right next to Susquehannock State [...]

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Neshaminy State Park

By |2023-05-04T11:48:36-04:00May 4th, 2023|

Situated just a 30-minute drive from Philadelphia, Neshaminy State Park is a popular destination for those who want a city [...]

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Prompton State Park

By |2023-05-04T11:35:19-04:00May 4th, 2023|

Lake Prompton at Prompton State Park. Photo: Clint, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons Established in 1962, Prompton [...]

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Promised Land State Park

By |2023-05-04T11:27:39-04:00May 4th, 2023|

Small waterfall in Promised Land State Park. Photo: Sixlocal, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons Despite being just [...]

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Point State Park

By |2023-05-04T10:54:26-04:00May 4th, 2023|

Situated in the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh, Point State Park is a popular public recreation space for city dwellers to [...]

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Poe Valley State Park

By |2023-05-04T10:50:25-04:00May 4th, 2023|

Beach swimming area at Poe Valley State Park. Photo: Park Facebook Page Surrounded by seemingly never-ending forests, Poe [...]

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Poe Paddy State Park

By |2023-05-03T19:55:48-04:00May 3rd, 2023|

Entrance sign at Poe Paddy State Park. Photo: Park Facebook Page Although it is only 23-acres in size, [...]

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Patterson State Park

By |2023-05-03T19:45:50-04:00May 3rd, 2023|

Civilian Conservation Corps-built picnic shelter at Patterson State Park. Photo: User:Ruhrfisch, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons At [...]

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Oil Creek State Park

By |2023-05-03T19:39:06-04:00May 3rd, 2023|

Located about an hour and 45 minutes north of Pittsburgh, Oil Creek State Park is a historic destination that is [...]

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Norristown Farm Park

By |2023-05-03T19:33:02-04:00May 3rd, 2023|

Situated about 30 minutes from Philadelphia, Norristown Farm Park is one of Pennsylvania's more unique places to visit. Set within [...]

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Nescopeck State Park

By |2023-05-02T17:15:44-04:00May 2nd, 2023|

Old silo at Nescopeck State Park. Photo: Nicholas, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons Established in April 2005, [...]

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Mount Pisgah State Park

By |2023-05-02T17:08:59-04:00May 2nd, 2023|

Tucked away in northern Pennsylvania, about an hour east of Wellsboro, Mount Pisgah State Park is a must-visit destination for [...]

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Moraine State Park

By |2023-05-02T17:04:13-04:00May 2nd, 2023|

Situated just a 40 minute drive from Pittsburgh, Moraine State Park, is a popular day trip destination in western Pennsylvania, [...]

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Milton State Park

By |2023-05-02T16:48:27-04:00May 2nd, 2023|

Soccer Fields and PA 642 Bridge in Milton State Park. Photo: User:Ruhrfisch, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons [...]

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McCalls Dam State Park

By |2023-04-27T18:39:47-04:00April 27th, 2023|

White Deer Creek at McCalls Dam State Park. Photo: Nicholas A. Tonelli, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons [...]

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Lyman Run State Park

By |2023-04-27T18:32:52-04:00April 27th, 2023|

Located in a remote part of the Pennsylvania Wilds, north of Susquehannock State Forest, Lyman Run State Park provides a [...]

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Little Pine State Park

By |2023-04-27T18:28:40-04:00April 27th, 2023|

Picnic area, playground and lake in winter at Little Pine State Park. Photo: Nicholas, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia [...]

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Little Buffalo State Park

By |2023-04-27T18:17:38-04:00April 27th, 2023|

Lake and hills with turning leaves in Little Buffalo State Park. Photo: Smallbones, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons [...]

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Linn Run State Park

By |2023-04-27T18:12:08-04:00April 27th, 2023|

Linn Run State Park Family Cabin District. Photo: Generic1139, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons With its tranquil [...]

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Leonard Harrison State Park

By |2023-04-27T18:07:53-04:00April 27th, 2023|

Nestled within the heart of Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon, aka Pine Creek Gorge, Leonard Harrison State Park is a popular destination [...]

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Ohiopyle State Park

By |2023-04-26T15:24:20-04:00April 26th, 2023|

Serving as the gateway to the spectacular Laurel Highlands, Ohiopyle State Park is one of Pennsylvania's most alluring outdoor destinations. [...]

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Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park

By |2023-04-26T15:17:44-04:00April 26th, 2023|

A picturesque river valley, sometimes referred to as ‘Mini Yosemite’ lies along California’s Central Coast only 32 miles south of [...]

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Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

By |2023-04-24T16:10:44-04:00April 24th, 2023|

Surrounded by majestic peaks, ridges, and canyons, scenic Anza-Borrego Desert State Park stretches across 600,000 acres from Riverside County to [...]

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Ano Nuevo State Park

By |2023-04-24T16:03:29-04:00April 24th, 2023|

Scenic Año Nuevo State Park, known for its low, rocky, windswept point that extends out into the Pacific Ocean, is [...]

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Angel Island State Park

By |2023-08-23T05:13:42-04:00April 24th, 2023|

Picturesque Angel Island State Park is located about 6 miles north of San Francisco and is only accessible by ferry [...]

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Laurel Ridge State Park

By |2023-04-09T19:53:55-04:00April 9th, 2023|

One tree grows from the rotting stump of another at Laurel Ridge State Park. Photo: Chris Collins from Pittsburgh, [...]

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Laurel Hill State Park

By |2023-04-09T19:44:10-04:00April 9th, 2023|

Laurel Hill State Park is one of several fabulous Pennsylvania state parks located in the Laurel Highlands. Spanning over 4,000 [...]

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Lackawanna State Park

By |2023-04-09T19:41:16-04:00April 9th, 2023|

Located just 20 minutes from Scranton, Lackawanna State Park, is a fabulous public recreational space which many people don't know [...]

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Kooser State Park

By |2023-04-09T19:39:54-04:00April 9th, 2023|

Tucked away at an altitude of 2,600 feet in the beautiful Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania, about an hour from [...]

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