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Nearby Attractions to Pymatuning State Park

Information about Pymatuning State Park’s nearby attractions is available from the Crawford County Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Mercer County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Explore the Area

The southern end of the park is close to the borough of Jamestown, while the northern end is near Linesville. These communities offer places to eat, shop, and relax.

Learn about some of the area businesses and things to do from the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Meadville-Western Crawford County Chamber of Commerce.

Nearby State Parks and Forests

Pymatuning State Park is close to two state parks, where visitors can enjoy recreation, education, and other activities.

Maurice K. Goddard State Park

The 2,856-acre Maurice K. Goddard State Park features the 1,680-acre Lake Wilhelm, which is very popular with anglers and boaters. Many recreational activities attract visitors in all seasons.

The large lake, abundant wetlands, old fields, and mature forests provide a diversity of habitats for wildlife, especially waterfowl, eagle, and osprey.

Erie Bluffs State Park

The 587-acre Erie Bluffs State Park lies along the Lake Erie shoreline in western Erie County, twelve miles west of the city of Erie. The park features one mile of shoreline, 90-foot bluffs overlooking Lake Erie, Great Lakes region sand barren ecosystems, and forested wetlands.

Erie Bluffs State Park is designated as a day-use park, with the exception of fishing and boating. Swimming is prohibited at the park.

Other Nearby Outdoor Spaces and Natural Places

There are several other nearby outdoor spaces and natural places near Pymatuning State Park:

  • Deer Park is near the southern end of the park and offers additional opportunities for recreation.
  • Conneaut Lake is located close to the northeast side of the park, and offers additional recreational opportunities.
  • State Game Lands 214 can be found to the east of the park’s center.