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​Chapman State Park

The 862-acre Chapman State Park includes the 68-acre Chapman Lake on the West Branch of Tionesta Creek.

Adjacent to state game lands and the Allegheny National Forest, Chapman is an oasis of recreational facilities in a vast area of wilderness.

Seasons and Hours

The park is open every day of the year, sunrise to sunset. Day use areas close at dusk.

The park office is open specific hours. The beach, overnight areas, and other areas are open specific seasons and hours. Contact the park office for facility seasons and hours.


Make online reservations or call toll-free 888-PA-PARKS (888-727-2757), from 7:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday to Saturday.

This map shows the park in Pennsylvania. 


The park is off US 6, in Warren County, near the town of Clarendon, and is adjacent to Allegheny National Forest and State Game Lands 29.

Turn on to Railroad Street in the town of Clarendon, which becomes Chapman Dam Road.

Follow Chapman Dam Road 5 miles to the park.

GPS DD:  Lat. 41.75755  Long. -79.17107

This circular map shows the roads near the park. 

Learn, Experience, Connect

An environmental educator is on staff for the summer season and offers a variety of programming including:

  • Guided walks
  • Stream studies
  • Children’s programs
  • Occasional guest speakers

Special programming is available upon request.

Access for People with Disabilities

This activity or structure is ADA accessible. If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park you plan to visit.

In an Emergency

Call 911 and contact an employee.

Directions to the nearest hospital are posted on bulletin boards and at the park office.

Nearest Hospital

Warren General Hospital
2 Crescent Park West
Warren, PA 16365

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Chapman State Park