Pennsylvania State Parks Trails

To find trails in Pennsylvania state parks for activities such as hiking and biking, select a region or trail below.

Washington Crossing State Park and Delaware Canal State Park :: Norristown, PA

The Delaware Canal Towpath stretches for 60 miles, but gains only 165 feet in elevation in all that way. So yeah, it’s pretty flat. But to walk it anywhere is an out-and-back affair. There are no opportunities to do loops unless you travel some fairl

Parker Dam State Park :: Penfield, PA

Parts of the campground have been designated as a pet-walking area. This is a great park for doing some exploring. It’s got 16 miles of trails, many of them winding into and through the adjacent Moshannon State Forest, so you can see black bears, dee

Ricketts Glen State Park—Lake Jean :: Benton, PA

Waterfalls, mountains, steep gorges, birds, centuries-old hemlock forests, islands, and even more waterfalls are yours to enjoy at this magnificent park.

Little Buffalo State Park—Lake Holman :: Newport, PA

Raptors, aquatic mammals, woodland birds, and a historic grist mill are the highlights of this park.

Peace Valley State Park—Lake Galena :: New Britain Township, PA

Here you’ll find waterfowl and pleasant pastoral landscapes interspersed with wooded hillsides.

French Creek State Park—Hopewell Lake and Scott’s Run :: Elverson, PA

Enjoy waterfowl, raptors, islands, and beaver at this lovely park.

Codorus State Park—Lake Marburg :: Hanover, PA

Highlights of this lake are two large islands, bald eagles, a wide variety of waterfowl, and hours of paddling to enjoy.

Ralph Stover State Park And Tohickon Valley Park :: Point Pleasant, PA

On this hike in the Tohickon Gorge, from the bottom to the top and back again, you can view rushing waters, rocky wooded hills, and— most marvelous of all—the spectacular High Rocks overlooks.

Yellow Creek State Park—Damsite Trail :: Indiana, PA

Since its dedication on July 4, 1976, Yellow Creek State Park has become immensely popular with picnickers, swimmers, boaters, and anglers. Hikers haven’t always viewed it with the same level of desire, though. That’s too bad because the park has s

Delaware Canal State Park - Pennsylvania Side, Tinicum Park :: Erwinna, PA

This hike is part of the Delaware Canal State Park, which is essentially a 60-mile stretch between Easton and Bristol. Start in the Erwinna section, with your stepping-off point in Tinicum Park, which has areas for picnicking and a disc-golf course.

D&L Trail :: Delaware Canal State Park, PA

D&L Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Bucks County, Carbon County, Northampton County, Luzerne County, and Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. It is within Delaware Canal State Park: Bristol Lagoon, State Game Land No. 119, Delaware Canal State

Ridge Trail/Road :: Laurel Hill State Park, PA

Ridge Trail/Road is a hiking trail in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Hill State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 2,376 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 274 feet.

Copper Kettle Trail :: Laurel Hill State Park, PA

Copper Kettle Trail is a hiking trail in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Hill State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 1,948 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 140 feet. Near

Laurel Hill Park Drive :: Laurel Hill State Park, PA

Laurel Hill Park Drive is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Hill State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 1,988 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gai

Lake Trail :: Laurel Hill State Park, PA

Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Hill State Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,929 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,362 feet.

Trail :: Laurel Ridge State Park, PA

Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Ridge State Park and State Game Land 42. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 1,951 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.3 miles with a total

Buffalo Nut Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Buffalo Nut Trail is a hiking trail in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 1,286 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 54 feet.

Connector 9 (C-9) :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Connector 9 (C-9) is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 391 feet long and begins at 967 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 21 feet. Near the t

Valley Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Valley Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 952 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 612 feet.

Mineral Springs Loop Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Mineral Springs Loop Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 926 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 297 feet.

X-C Ski Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

X-C Ski Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 1,174 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 57 feet.

Appaloosa Spur Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Appaloosa Spur Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 1,248 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 202 feet. Nea

Lake Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is two miles long and begins at 943 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 512 feet.

Haul Road :: Hillman State Park, PA

Haul Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Washington County, Pennsylvania. It is within Hillman State Park. It is 4.1 miles long and begins at 1,005 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 385 fee

Beach Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Beach Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 914 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 111 feet. Near the trail

Camp Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Camp Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 947 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 636 feet. Near the trailh

T446 :: Hillman State Park, PA

T446 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Washington County, Pennsylvania. It is within Hillman State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 1,100 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 465 feet. Ne

Connector :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Connector is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 1,247 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 59 feet.

Appaloosa Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Appaloosa Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 992 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,413 feet

Palomino Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Palomino Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 1,148 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 106 feet.

Heritage Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Heritage Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 9.4 miles long and begins at 878 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 18.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 4,616 feet. Near the

Connector :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Connector is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 1,162 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 72 feet.

Forest Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Forest Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 7.1 miles long and begins at 992 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 14.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,682 feet.

Buckskin Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Buckskin Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 1,039 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 212 feet.

Wetlands Trail :: Raccoon Creek State Park, PA

Wetlands Trail is a hiking trail in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. It is within Raccoon Creek State Park. It is a mile long and begins at 956 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is two miles with a total elevation gain of 311 feet. The Group Camp

Meadow Run :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Meadow Run is a hiking trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 1,461 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 572 feet. Near the trailhea

Falls Overlook Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Falls Overlook Trail is a hiking trail in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 83 feet long and begins at 1,174 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 30 feet.

Ferncliff Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Ferncliff Trail is a hiking trail in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,237 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 793 feet. Along the trail th

Baughman Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Baughman Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 6.2 miles long and begins at 2,061 feet altitude.

Campground-Trail Connector :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Campground-Trail Connector is a hiking trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 1,490 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 272 feet. T

Kentuck Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Kentuck Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 3.4 miles long and begins at 1,736 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,394 feet. The Tharp Kn

Oakwood Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Oakwood Trail is a hiking trail in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 1,238 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 167 feet.

Great Gorge Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Great Gorge Trail is a hiking trail in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 1,223 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 253 feet.

Pump House Trail :: Laurel Hill State Park, PA

Pump House Trail is a hiking trail in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Hill State Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 2,101 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 398 feet. The J

Walk-In Path :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Walk-In Path is a hiking trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 1,490 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 33 feet. The Walk-In Site

Schlock Trail :: Laurel Hill State Park, PA

Schlock Trail is a hiking trail in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Hill State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 2,029 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 96 feet. Near the en

Mccane Trail :: Ohiopyle State Park, PA

Mccane Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It is within Ohiopyle State Park. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 2,584 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 242 feet.

Laurel Summit Road :: Laurel Mountain State Park, PA

Laurel Summit Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Somerset County and Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. It is within Laurel Mountain State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 2,740 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles

Eckert Bridge Road :: McConnells Mill State Park, PA

Eckert Bridge Road is a hiking trail in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. It is within McConnells Mill State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 1,189 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 488 feet.

Slippery Rock Gorge Trail :: McConnells Mill State Park, PA

Slippery Rock Gorge Trail is a hiking trail in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. It is within McConnells Mill State Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 965 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,191