Tioga State Forest

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Tioga Maps

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


Tioga State Forest derives its name from the Seneca phrase "meeting of two rivers." It covers 161,890 acres in Bradford and Tioga counties. The forest hosts the Pine Creek Gorge, also known as the "Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania." Tioga features awe-inspiring views and miles of clean, cool streams, like Cedar Run and Babbs Creek and is one of eight state forests located in the PA Wilds region.

Pine Creek Rail Trail Closing - Marsh Creek Access To Tiadaghton Campground
Beginning November 23, 2015 the Tioga State Forest will be removing hazard trees along Pine Creek Rail Trail from Marsh Creek Access to Tiadaghton Campground.  This section of the trail will be closed until the hazard trees have been removed.  The contractor is expected to complete this project by May 31, 2016.  For more information contact DCNR Bureau of Forestry Tioga State Forest at (570) 724-2868. 


Road Closures

Kniffen Ridge Haul Road
Kniffen Ridge Haul Road has been closed for road improvement work. Although previously listed as open for hunting this work necessitates closing the road for the rest of the year.

Any questions regarding road closings can be addressed at the Tioga State Forest District Office at (570) 724-2868.

Old Supply Trail and Quarry Trail are closed due to a combination of road conditions and active timber sales.
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.