Lodging Locations


The chart below lists the locations and amenities of state park houses, cabins, camping cottages, yurts and other places to stay. For information on camping (bringing your own place to stay), visit the camping list.

Select a park from the map or, zoom in on the map for links to the parks.

Select a region from the map or from the links below, or zoom in on the map for links to the parks.


This region map highlights the north part of Pennsylvania.

North

This listing of lodging facilities in the north.

This region map highlights the south part of Pennsylvania.

South

This listing of lodging facilities in the south.

 

This region map highlights the east part of Pennsylvania.

East

This listing of lodging facilities in the east.

This region map highlights the west part of Pennsylvania.

West

This listing of lodging facilities in the west.



Where to Stay ...


... At the Water's Edge


Clear Creek State Park - cabins, yurts on Clarion River

Gifford Pinchot State Park - cabins, camping cottages and yurts on 340-acre Pinchot Lake

Keystone State Park - camping cottage on 78-acre Keystone Lake

Kooser - cabins on Kooser Run

Linn Run State Park - cabins on Linn Run

Moraine State Park - cabins on 3,225-acre Lake Arthur

Prince Gallitzin State Park - cabins and cottages on 1,365-acre Lake Glendale

Pymatuning State Park - cabins on 17,088-acre Pymatuning Reservoir

Shawnee State Park - camping cottages and yurts on 451-acre Shawnee Lake

Worlds End State Park - cabins on Loyalsock Creek


... To Hike


Cook Forest State Park - 29 miles of trails, National Natural Landmark

French Creek State Park - 35 miles of trails

Hickory Run State Park - 44 miles of trails, National Natural Landmark

Ohiopyle State Park - 79 miles of trails, Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail, backpacking, Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, National Natural Landmark

Prince Gallitzin State Park - 32 miles of trails

Promised Land State Park - 50 miles of trails

Raccoon Creek State Park - 44 miles of trails, backpacking, Wildflower Reserve

Ricketts Glen State Park - 26 miles of trails, 22 named waterfalls, National Natural Landmark


... To Leave the Crowds Behind


Simon B. Elliott State Park - discount on rustic cabin prices


... To See National Natural Landmarks


Cook Forest State Park - Forest Cathedral, a stand of old growth white pine and hemlock

Hickory Run State Park - Boulder Field, a sea of boulders created by freeze-thaw action associated with the Laurentide Continental Glacier

Ricketts Glen State Park - Glens Natural Area, 22 named waterfalls in a scenic glen of old growth pines, hemlocks and oaks

Explore Natural Areas for more information


... To See Wildlife and Natural Features


Bald Eagle State Park - birding destination, diverse habitats

Black Moshannon State Park - reconstructed bog, diverse habitats

Blue Knob State Park - 2nd highest point in Pennsylvania, many overlooks

Clear Creek State Park - Wild and Scenic Clarion River passes through the park

Hickory Run State Park - 3 state park natural areas, waterfall, diverse habitats

Pymatuning State Park - birding destination, large lake, Blackjack Swamp

Raccoon Creek State Park - Wildflower Reserve, diverse habitats

Sinnemahoning State Park - Wildlife Center, elk

Trough Creek State Park - waterfall, Balanced Rock, overlook

 

... To Learn About Pennsylvania History


Canoe Creek - Iron industry

Clear Creek State Park - Civilian Conservation Corps, logging

Cook Forest State Park - Civilian Conservation Corps, logging

Keystone State Park - coal mining

Laurel Hill State Park - Civilian Conservation Corps,  logging

Little Buffalo - grist mill

Moraine State Park - oil industry

Parker Dam State Park - Civilian Conservation Corps, logging

Pine Grove Furnace State Park - Iron history: National Register of Historic Sites, Appalachian Trail Museum

Promised Land State Park - Civilian Conservation Corps

Trough Creek State Park - iron industry