Clear Creek State Forest

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Clear Creek Maps

Detailed maps can help you plan your trip. Download the public use map and other trail and recreational activity maps.


Clear Creek State Forest comprises 16,126 acres in Jefferson, Clarion, Venango and Forest counties. Many of its acres hug the Clarion and Allegheny rivers. Other tracts rest on the Allegheny Plateau and grow a diverse collections of trees, including red and white oak, red maple, birch, beech and tulip poplar. Clear Creek is one of eight state forests located in the PA Wilds region. 

2017 District Management Activity Plan
The district management activity plan is ready and available for public questions and/or feedback. View it here

Don't Move Firewood
To help protect the forest from invasive insects that can kill trees and devastate the ecosystem, please do not transport firewood over long distances. Firewood can harbor insects such as emerald ash borer. Cut or purchase your firewood where you intend to burn it.