Hillman State Park
This park is managed for hunting by the Pennsylvania Game Commission. Hiking trails are open to the public.
Seasons and Hours: The park is open every day of the year, sunrise to sunset. Day use areas close at dusk. Contact the Raccoon Creek State Park office for facility seasons and hours.
Hunting and Firearms: Over 3,000 acres are open to hunting, trapping and the training of dogs during established seasons. Common game species are deer and wild turkey.
Hunting woodchucks, also known as groundhogs, is prohibited. Dog training is only permitted from the day following Labor Day through March 31 in designated hunting areas. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and the Pennsylvania Game Commission rules and regulations apply. Contact the park office for ADA accessible hunting information.
Use extreme caution with firearms at all times. Other visitors use the park during hunting seasons. Firearms and archery equipment used for hunting may be uncased and ready for use only in authorized hunting areas during hunting seasons. In areas not open to hunting or during non-hunting seasons, firearms and archery equipment shall be kept in the owner's car, trailer or leased campsite. Exceptions include: law enforcement officers and individuals with a valid Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms are authorized to carry a firearm concealed on their person while they are within a state park.
Complete information on hunting rules and regulations in Pennsylvania is available from the Pennsylvania Game Commission Web site.
Model Airplane Field: Hillman State Park provides a radio-controlled model airplane field. Users must preregister with the park office and maintain and display a current Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) membership in order to utilize the facility. Contact the Raccoon Creek State Park office at 724-899-2200 for more information and to preregister.
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Hillman State Park
Information on nearby attractions is available from Washington County Tourist Promotion Agency. www.washpatourism.org
Hillman State Park is in Washington County, Pennsylvania.
GPS DD: Lat. 40.435943 Long. -80.40658
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.
Hillman State Park