List of National Parks in Pennsylvania

List of National Parks & State Parks in Pennsylvania

List of Pennsylvania Current State Parks

Park Name County or Counties Area in Acres (ha) Dat Founded Stream(s) and / or Lake(s)
Allegheny Islands State Park Allegheny County 43 acres
(17 ha)
1980 Allegheny River
Archbald Pothole State Park Lackawanna County 150 acres (61 ha) 1964 None
Bald Eagle State Park Centre County 5,900 acres (2,388 ha) 1971 Bald Eagle Creek, Foster Joseph Sayers Reservoir
Beltzville State Park Carbon County 2,973 acres (1,203 ha) 1972 Pohopoco Creek, Beltzville Lake
Bendigo State Park Elk County 100 acres (40 ha) 1959 East Branch Clarion River
Benjamin Rush State Park Philadelphia County 275 acres (111 ha) 1975 None
Big Pocono State Park Monroe County 1,306 acres (529 ha) 1954 None
Big Spring State Forest Picnic Area Perry County 45 acres
(18 ha)
1936 Big Spring Run
Black Moshannon State Park Centre County 3,394 acres (1,374 ha) 1937 Black Moshannon Creek, Black Moshannon Lake
Blue Knob State Park Bedford County 5,874 acres (2,377 ha) 1945 None
Boyd Big Tree Preserve Conservation Area Dauphin County 914 acres (370 ha) 1999 Unnamed tributary of Fishing Creek
Buchanan's Birthplace State Park Franklin County 18.5 acres
(7 ha)
1911 Buck Run
Bucktail State Park Natural Area Cameron and Clinton Counties 21,039 acres (8,514 ha) 1933 Sinnemahoning Creek, West Branch Susquehanna River
Caledonia State Park Adams and Franklin Counties 1,125 acres (455 ha) 1903 Rocky Mountain Creek, Carbaugh Run, East Branch Conococheague Creek
Canoe Creek State Park Blair County 658 acres (266 ha) 1979 Canoe Creek (tributary of Raystown Branch Juniata River), Canoe Creek Lake
Chapman State Park Warren County 805 acres (326 ha) 1951 Farnsworth Run, West Branch Tionesta Creek, Chapman Lake
Cherry Springs State Park Potter County 48 acres
(19 ha)
1922 None
Clear Creek State Park Jefferson County 1,676 acres (678 ha) 1922 Clear Creek, Clarion River
Codorus State Park York County 3,329 acres (1,347 ha) 1966 Codorus Creek, Lake Marburg
Colonel Denning State Park Cumberland County 273 acres (110 ha) 1936 Doubling Gap Creek, Doubling Gap Lake
Colton Point State Park Tioga County 368 acres (149 ha) 1936 Pine Creek
Cook Forest State Park Clarion, Forest, and Jefferson Counties 8,500 acres (3,440 ha) 1927 Toms Run, Clarion River
Cowans Gap State Park Franklin and Fulton Counties 1,085 acres (439 ha) 1937 Little Aughwick Creek, Cowans Gap Lake
Delaware Canal State Park Bucks and Northampton Counties 830 acres (336 ha) 1931 Delaware River
Denton Hill State Park Potter County 700 acres (283 ha) 1951 None
Elk State Park Elk and McKean Counties 3,192 acres (1,292 ha) 1963 East Branch Clarion River, East Branch Lake
Erie Bluffs State Park Erie County 540 acres (219 ha) 2004 Lake Erie
Evansburg State Park Montgomery County 3,349 acres (1,355 ha) 1979 Skippack Creek
Fort Washington State Park Montgomery County 493 acres (200 ha) 1953 Wissahickon Creek
Fowlers Hollow State Park Perry County 104 acres (42 ha) 1936 Fowlers Hollow Run
Frances Slocum State Park Luzerne County 1,035 acres (419 ha) 1968 Abrahams Creek, Frances Slocum Lake
French Creek State Park Berks and Chester Counties 7,339 acres (2,970 ha) 1946 French Creek
Gifford Pinchot State Park York County 2,338 acres (946 ha) 1961 Beaver Creek (tributary of Conewago Creek), Pinchot Lake
Gouldsboro State Park Monroe and Wayne Counties 2,880 acres (1,165 ha) 1958 Gouldsboro Lake
Greenwood Furnace State Park Huntingdon County 423 acres (171 ha) 1924 Standing Stone Creek, Greenwood Lake
Hickory Run State Park Carbon County 15,550 acres (6,293 ha) 1945 Hickory Run, Lehigh River, Sand Spring Lake
Hillman State Park Washington County 3,600 acres (1,456 ha) 1960s Raccoon Creek
Hills Creek State Park Tioga County 407 acres (165 ha) 1953 Hills Creek, Hills Creek Lake
Hyner Run State Park Clinton County 180 acres (73 ha) 1958 Hyner Run
Hyner View State Park Clinton County 6 acres
(2 ha)
1965 None
Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center Northampton County 1,168 acres (473 ha) 1959 Bushkill Creek
Jennings Environmental Education Center Butler County 300 acres (121 ha) 1979 Big Run
Joseph E. Ibberson Conservation Area Dauphin County 350 acres (142 ha) 2000 None
Kettle Creek State Park Clinton County 1,793 acres (726 ha) 1954 Kettle Creek, Kettle Creek Reservoir
Keystone State Park Westmoreland County 1,200 acres (486 ha) 1945 Keystone Run, Keystone Lake
Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center Cumberland County 1,454 acres (588 ha) 1973 some vernal pools
Kinzua Bridge State Park McKean County 329 acres (133 ha) 1970 Kinzua Creek
Kooser State Park Somerset County 250 acres (101 ha) 1922 Kooser Run, Kooser Lake
Lackawanna State Park Lackawanna County 1,411 acres (571 ha) 1972 South Branch Tunkhannock Creek, Lake Lackawanna
Laurel Hill State Park Somerset County 3,935 acres (1,592 ha) 1945 Laurel Hill Creek, Laurel Hill Lake
Laurel Mountain State Park Somerset and Westmoreland Counties 493 acres (200 ha) 1964 None
Laurel Ridge State Park Cambria, Fayette, Somerset and Westmoreland Counties 13,625 acres (5,514 ha) 1967 Conemaugh River, Youghiogheny River and tributaries
Laurel Summit State Park Westmoreland County 6 acres
(2 ha)
1964 None
Lehigh Gorge State Park Carbon and Luzerne Counties 4,548 acres (1,841 ha) 1980 Lehigh River
Leonard Harrison State Park Tioga County 585 acres (237 ha) 1922 Pine Creek
Linn Run State Park Westmoreland County 612 acres (248 ha) 1924 Grove, Rock and Linn Runs and Adams Falls
Little Buffalo State Park Perry County 923 acres (374 ha) 1972 Little Buffalo Creek, Holman Lake
Little Pine State Park Lycoming County 2,158 acres (873 ha) 1937 Little Pine Creek
Locust Lake State Park Schuylkill County 1,089 acres (441 ha) 1966 Locust Creek, Locust Lake
Lyman Run State Park Potter County 595 acres (241 ha) 1951 Lyman Run, Lyman Run Lake
Marsh Creek State Park Chester County 1,705 acres (690 ha) 1974 Marsh Creek, Marsh Creek Lake
Maurice K. Goddard State Park Mercer County 2,856 acres (1,156 ha) 1972 Sandy Creek, Lake Wilhelm
McCalls Dam State Park Centre County 8 acres
(3 ha)
1933 White Deer Creek
McConnells Mill State Park Lawrence County 2,546 acres (1,030 ha) 1957 Slippery Rock Creek
Memorial Lake State Park Lebanon County 230 acres (93 ha) 1945 Indiantown Run, Memorial Lake
Milton State Park Northumberland County 82 acres
(33 ha)
1966 West Branch Susquehanna River
Mont Alto State Park Franklin County 24 acres
(10 ha)
1902 West Branch Antietam Creek
Moraine State Park Butler County 16,725 acres (6,768 ha) 1970 Muddy Creek, Lake Arthur
Mt. Pisgah State Park Bradford County 1,302 acres (527 ha) 1979 Pisgah Creek, Mill Creek, Stephen Foster Lake
Nescopeck State Park Luzerne County 3,550 acres (1,437 ha) 2005 Nescopeck Creek
Neshaminy State Park Bucks County 330 acres (134 ha) 1956 Delaware River
Nockamixon State Park Bucks County 5,283 acres (2,138 ha) 1973 Tohickon Creek, Lake Nockamixon
Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center Berks County 665 acres (269 ha) 1970 Wyomissing Creek
Norristown Farm Park Montgomery County 690 acres (279 ha) 1995 Stony Creek
Ohiopyle State Park Fayette County 19,052 acres (7,710 ha) 1965 Youghiogheny River and tributaries
Oil Creek State Park Venango County 6,250 acres (2,529 ha) 1931 Oil Creek
Ole Bull State Park Potter County 132 acres (53 ha) 1925 Ole Bull Run, Kettle Creek
Parker Dam State Park Clearfield County 968 acres (392 ha) 1936 Laurel Run, Parker Lake
Patterson State Park Potter County 10 acres
(4 ha)
1925 None
Penn-Roosevelt State Park Centre County 41 acres
(17 ha)
1983 Sassafras Run, Standing Stone Creek
Pine Grove Furnace State Park Cumberland County 696 acres (282 ha) 1913 Mountain Creek, Fuller Lake, Laurel Lake
Poe Paddy State Park Centre County 23 acres
(9 ha)
1938 Big Poe Creek, Penns Creek
Poe Valley State Park Centre County 620 acres (251 ha) 1938 Big Poe Creek, Poe Lake
Point State Park Allegheny County 36 acres
(15 ha)
1974 Allegheny, Monongahela, Ohio rivers
Presque Isle State Park Erie County 3,200 acres (1,295 ha) 1921 Lake Erie
Prince Gallitzin State Park Cambria County 6,249 acres (2,529 ha) 1965 Beaverdam Run, Glendale Lake
Promised Land State Park Pike County 3,000 acres (1,214 ha) 1905 Wallenpaupack Creek, Promised Land Lake, Lower Lake
Prompton State Park Wayne County 2,000 acres (809 ha) 1962 Lackawaxen River, Prompton Lake
Prouty Place State Park Potter County 5 acres
(2 ha)
1925 Prouty Run
Pymatuning State Park Crawford County 21,122 acres (8,548 ha) 1934 Shenango River, Pymatuning Lake
R. B. Winter State Park Union County 695 acres (281 ha) 1933 Halfway Creek, Halfway Lake
Raccoon Creek State Park Beaver County 7,572 acres (3,064 ha) 1945 Little Traverse Creek, Raccoon Lake
Ralph Stover State Park Bucks County 45 acres
(18 ha)
1931 Tohickon Creek
Ravensburg State Park Clinton County 78 acres
(32 ha)
1933 Rauchtown Run
Reeds Gap State Park Mifflin County 220 acres (89 ha) 1938 Honey Creek
Ricketts Glen State Park Columbia, Luzerne, and Sullivan Counties 13,050 acres (5,281 ha) 1942 Kitchen Creek
Ridley Creek State Park Delaware County 2,606 acres (1,055 ha) 1972 Ridley Creek
Ryerson Station State Park Greene County 1,164 acres (471 ha) 1967 North Fork of the Dunkard Fork of Wheeling Creek, Ronald J. Duke Lake
S. B. Elliott State Park Clearfield County 318 acres (129 ha) 1933 Stony Run
Salt Springs State Park Susquehanna County 405 acres (164 ha) 1973 Fall Brook
Samuel S. Lewis State Park York County 85 acres
(34 ha)
1954 None
Sand Bridge State Park Union County 3 acres
(1 ha)
1978 Rapid Run
Shawnee State Park Bedford County 3,983 acres (1,612 ha) 1951 Lake Shawnee
Shikellamy State Park Northumberland and Union Counties 132 acres (53 ha) 1960 West Branch and North Branch Susquehanna River
Sinnemahoning State Park Cameron and Potter Counties 1,910 acres (773 ha) 1962 Sinnemahoning Creek, George B. Stevenson Reservoir
Sizerville State Park Cameron and Potter Counties 386 acres (156 ha) 1924 Cowley Run
Susquehanna State Park Lycoming County 20 acres
(8 ha)
1961 West Branch Susquehanna River
Susquehannock State Park Lancaster County 224 acres (91 ha) 1965 Susquehanna River
Swatara State Park Lebanon and Schuylkill Counties 3,515 acres (1,422 ha) 1987 Swatara Creek
Tobyhanna State Park Monroe and Wayne Counties 5,440 acres (2,201 ha) 1949 Tobyhanna Creek, Tobyhanna Lake
Trough Creek State Park Huntingdon County 554 acres (224 ha) 1936 Great Trough Creek, Raystown Lake
Tuscarora State Park Schuylkill County 1,618 acres (655 ha) 1971 Locust Creek, Tuscarora Lake
Tyler State Park Bucks County 1,711 acres (692 ha) 1974 Neshaminy Creek
Upper Pine Bottom State Park Lycoming County 5 acres
(2 ha)
1924 Upper Pine Bottom Run
Varden Conservation Area Wayne County 343 acres (139 ha) 2001 Middle Creek
Warriors Path State Park Bedford County 349 acres (141 ha) 1965 Raystown Branch Juniata River
Whipple Dam State Park Huntingdon County 256 acres (104 ha) 1928 Whipple Lake
White Clay Creek Preserve Chester County 1,255 acres (508 ha) 1984 White Clay Creek
Worlds End State Park Sullivan County 780 acres (316 ha) 1932 Loyalsock Creek
Yellow Creek State Park Indiana County 3,140 acres (1,271 ha) 1963 Yellow Creek, Yellow Creek Lake