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Simon B. Elliott State Park

The 318-acre Simon B. Elliott State Park is in the heart of Moshannon State Forest. This entirely wooded park offers picturesque areas of swamp meadows and a forest of typical second growth mixed hardwood and oak timber.

Seasons and Hours

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

Overnight areas and other areas are open specific seasons and hours. Contact the Parker Dam State 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.

A Pennsylvania map that shows the location of Simon B. Elliott State Park 


Simon B. Elliott State Park is in Clearfield County off PA 153 just north of Exit 111 of I-80, nine miles north of the community of Clearfield.

GPS DD: Lat. 41.11276 Long. -78.52594

A circular map that shows the roads surrounding Simon B. Elliott 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.

Annual High Country Arts and Crafts Fair

Annual event for all ages -- sponsored by the Clearfield Elks -- featuring arts and crafts vendors, demonstrations, entertainment, food, shuttles to and from the parking area, and much more.

This event began during 1988 with just a handful of vendors, and has grown to almost 200 vendors, drawing 10,000-15,000 visitors from Pennsylvania and surrounding states every year.

The festival is usually on a Sunday in mid-July. Please visit the High Country Facebook page for contact information and event details.

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.

Nearest Hospital

Clearfield Hospital
809 Turnpike Avenue
Clearfield, PA 16830

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