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.
Worlds End State Park
Worlds End State Park is situated in a narrow S-shaped valley of the Loyalsock Creek, just south of Forksville, Sullivan County.
Surrounded by the
Loyalsock State Forest, the 780-acre park offers visitors diverse recreational opportunities within a pristine environment. The rugged natural beauty coursing through the heart of the Endless Mountains landscape provides many photographic possibilities.
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.
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.
The park is along PA 154 and is easily reached from:
North and East: PA US 220 to PA 87 from Dushore
West: I-180 to PA 87 from Williamsport
South: I-80 to I-180 to PA US 220 to PA 42
GPS DD: Lat. 41.4718 Long. -76.58145
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.
This activity or structure is ADA accessible.
ADA accessible Loyalsock Canyon Vista, reached via Mineral Spring and Cold Run roads, and nearby High Knob Vista, provide outstanding views of the Endless Mountains region. Scenery is particularly unforgettable during the June mountain laurel bloom and the fall foliage period in October.
Environmental Education and Interpretation
Worlds End State Park offers a wide variety of environmental education and interpretive programs. Through guided walks, hands-on activities, and evening programs, participants gain appreciation, understanding, and a sense of stewardship toward the natural and historical resources.
Curriculum-based outdoor investigations and hands-on environmental activities are available to public schools, youth and community organizations, and homeschool associations. Group programs must be scheduled in advance through the park office.
For more information about park programs, check the activity schedule on the park bulletin boards or at the park office.
A food concession operates from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day. In addition to the usual fast-food refreshments, a limited line of camping and picnicking supplies such as ice and charcoal are offered.
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.
UPMC Susquehanna Muncy Valley Hospital
215 East Water Street
Muncy, PA 17756