Yellow Creek State Park


The 2,981-acre Yellow Creek State Park is in Indiana County along one of the first “highways” in the state, the Kittanning Path. This trail was used by the Delaware and Shawnee nations and by early settlers.

Today, visitors enjoy the sand beach, picnicking and educational and recreational programs. The 720-acre Yellow Creek Lake is a destination for boaters and anglers. The lake and park are an important rest stop for migrating birds.

The park is named for Yellow and Little Yellow creeks, which flow into the lake. Both creeks contain yellow clay in their banks and bottoms.

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This circular map shows the roads that lead to Yellow Creek State Park, Pennsylvania.

This is a map of Pennsylvania with the location of Yellow Creek State Park highlighted.

Yellow Creek State Park is along PA 422 between the towns of Ebensburg and Indiana.

GPS DD:  Lat. 40.57818  Long. -79.00095

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.

Yellow Creek State Park