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The Bureau of State Parks continues to move forward with development for a bidding process to secure a potential concession operator for 4 season operations at Denton Hill.  Our goal is to have this process complete and an operator secured during the winter 2020.  Stay tuned the timeframe for submitting proposals will be advertised publicly soon.  Additional information may be reviewed by selecting the Denton Hill Master Plan tab below.

SPOT THE PROBLEM. The spotted lanternfly is an invasive insect that poses a serious threat to Pennsylvania’s resources, businesses, and economy. To date, our park does NOT have these pests. Help us stay lanternfly free and stop the spread. Visit the Penn State Extension’s Spotted Lanternfly website to learn how to identify it, report it, and inspect your vehicle or gear when travelling to and from the quarantine zone.

Denton Hill State Park

Denton Hill State park is located in the upper reaches of the Pennsylvania Wilds.

Situated on the northern slope of Denton Hill, the park’s elevation ranges from 1800 to 2400 feet above sea-level. The steep grade of the park facilitated the establishment of a downhill ski area and lodge when the site was developed in the 1950s and 1960s.

Throughout the remainder of the year, Denton Hill State Park serves as a unique setting for a variety recreational events. Additionally, hikers can find year-round access to the Susquehannock State Forest -- Billy Lewis Area Trail System.

Seasons and Hours

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

Contact the Lyman Run State Park office for facility seasons and hours.

A Pennsylvania map that shows the location of Denton Hill State Park 


Denton Hill State Park is along US 6 in Potter County, Pennsylvania.

GPS DD: Lat. 41.77794  Long. -77.82786

A circular map that shows the roads surrounding Denton Hill State Park 

Driving Directions: The Interactive GIS Map has turn-by-turn driving directions to the park office from the Park Information Window.

Please note that the background maps are maintained by a variety of public sources and driving directions usually go to the nearest large road.

Denton Hill State Park Master Plan

Learn about the master plan process for Denton Hill State Park.

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 a park employee.

Nearest Hospital

Cole Memorial
1001 East Second Street
Coudersport, PA 16915

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