nearby State Parks
Swatara State Park
located in Lebanon and Schuylkill counties and consisting of 3,515 acres.
Locust Lake State Park
located in Schuylkill County and consisting of 1,144 acres.
Tuscarora State Park
located in Schuylkill County and consisting of 1,716 acres.
Memorial Lake State Park
located in Lebanon County and consisting of 230 acres.
Lehigh Gorge State Park
Located in Luzerne and Carbon counties and consisting of 4,548 acres.
Hickory Run State Park
located in Carbon County and consisting of 15,700 acres.
Beltzville State Park
located in Carbon County and consisting of 2,972 acres.
Shikellamy State Park
located in Northumberland and Union counties and consisting of 132 acres.
Milton State Park
located in Northumberland County and consisting of 82 acres.
These areas were donated to the Department for the purpose of preserving open space, providing additional opportunities for passive low-density recreation and environmental education activities. Nature study, bird watching, hiking, cross-country skiing and hunting are permitted in these areas. Horseback riding, biking and motorized vehicles and equipment are prohibited.
Boyd Big Tree Preserve Conservation Area
located in Dauphin County, consisting of 913 acres.
Joseph E. Ibberson Conservation Area
located in Dauphin County, consisting of 350 acres.