State Parks

Laurel Hill State Park : 6 Miles

Laurel Hill State Park consists of 4,062 acres of mountainous terrain in Somerset County. The 63-acre Laurel Hill Lake is a focal point of the park.

Laurel Hill is surrounded by thousands of acres of pristine state park and state forest lands.

A trail system invites visitors to explore the park and observe the diversity of plants and wildlife. The Jones Mill Run Dam and the Hemlock Trail Natural Area are two must-see destinations on your visit.

Kooser State Park: 4 Miles

Just off Route 31, the 250 Acres of forest contain trout stream, 9 Acre Lake, Fishing, Swimming, Hiking Trail and Cross Country Skiing.

Ohiopyle State Park

*see website

Forbes State Forest: 1 Mile

Over 58,000 acres. Walking Trails, Snowmobile Trails, Equestrian, Camping Hunting, Maps available for all activities.