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Curwensville Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (814)-236-2000 Distance: 17.00 miles

The recreation area at this central Pennsylvania lake is operated and maintained by Clearfield County. Day-use facilities include a beach, launch ramp, picnicing and play fields. A modern campground is also located in this recreation area.

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Kettle Creek Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (570)-923-1800 Distance: 31.21 miles

Surrounded by high mountains in a wild and scenic area, Kettle Creek State Park provides day use recreation facilities on Alvin R. Bush reservoir and campground adjacent to Corps land on the lake and downstream of the dam.

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Foster Joseph Sayers Dam National Park

12 Activites Phone: (570)-962-2500 Distance: 31.23 miles

Bald Eagle State Park provides a marina, campground, picnic areas, and beach at this 1,730-acre lake. A historical village is under restoration. From I-80, exit 23, 10 mi N on PA 150.

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Raystown Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (814)-658-3405 Distance: 37.67 miles

Here you will find boating, fishing, camping, hiking, swimming, and scenic beauty. This twisting lake, the largest entirely within Pennsylvania, extends 27 miles and covers 8,300 acres.

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Path Of Progress National Heritage Tour Route Park

Phone: (814)-696-9380 Email: info@westsylvania.org Distance: 37.69 miles

The Path of Progress is a 500 mile driving route which winds through the hills and valleys of nine scenic southwestern Pennsylvania counties linking key historical sites and diverse points of interest. A distinct portrait of the combined industrial, cultural, and economic heritage of the area is revealed by traveling all or portions of the route.

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East Branch Clarion River Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (814)-965-2065 Distance: 46.40 miles

Elk State Park is located at this lake in scenic western Pennslyvania, 14 miles north east of Johnsonburg.

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Johnstown Flood National Memorial Park

Rank: 214 1 Activites Phone: (814)-495-4643 Email: Nathan_Koozer@nps.gov Distance: 51.98 miles

The South Fork dam failed on Friday, May 31, 1889 and unleashed 20,000,000 tons of water that devastated Johnstown, PA. The flood killed 2,209 people but it brought the nation and the world together to aid the "Johnstown sufferers." The story of the Johnstown Flood reminds us all, "...that we must leave nothing undone for the preservation and protection of our brother men."

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Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site

Rank: 222 1 Activites Email: Nathan_Koozer@nps.gov Distance: 53.42 miles

The first railroad to circumvent the Allegheny Mountains, the Allegheny Portage Railroad was the finishing piece of the Pennsylvania Mainline Canal. "The Portage," opened in 1834, marking the first time that there was one, direct route between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. All things to all people, it served merchants, passengers, slaves in pursuit of freedom, and soldiers from the Mexican War.

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Allegheny Islands Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 54.93 miles

The Allegheny Islands Wilderness now contains a total of 368 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Pennsylvania. In 1984 the Allegheny Islands Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In...

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Great Lakes Seaway Trail National Park

Phone: (315)-646-1000 Email: info@seawaytrail.com Distance: 54.93 miles

The Great Lakes Seaway Trail byway parallels the St. Lawrence Seaway and Great Lakes in New York and Pennsylvania. This adventure includes Niagara Falls; 1000 Islands; 29 lighthouses; War of 1812, farm, and nature sites; welcoming harbors, world-class sportfishing, bridges/ferries to/from Canada, and the Seaway Trail Discovery Center.

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Great Lakes Seaway Trail - Pennsylvania National Park

Phone: 180-0524 Distance: 54.93 miles

Follow America's "North Coast" on the Pennsylvania Great Lakes Seaway Trail. Recreation and history abound along the shores of Lake Erie, which offers both a rural landscape of lush farming and the hustle and bustle of historic downtowns. Historic sites tell stories of the War of 1812 and provide year-round activities.

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Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - Pennsylvania National Park

Distance: 54.93 miles

At the heart of the Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway is its scenic landscape. In Pennsylvania, the stunning views from the byway provide the perfect setting for experiencing the monumental history and culture of this area. Travel from the downtown historic district of Gettysburg to the Gettysburg National Battlefield Park to witness the same fields bloodied in that epic Civil War battle. Thes...

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Mahoning Creek Lake National Park

9 Activites Phone: (814)-257-8811 Distance: 56.47 miles

Situated among steep sided valleys and forested hillsides, Mahoning Creek Lake is surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Blessed with clean water and a varied thriving fish population. In 1971, one of the largest Northern Pike ever recorded (42-7/8?) was reeled in from the waters below Mahoning Dam. Mahoning is also known for its abundant Turkey and Ruffed Grouse populations.

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Lock And Dam 9 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-868-2486 Email: Allegheny9@usace.army.mil Distance: 66.00 miles

Lock and Dam 9 is one of eight major river facilities located along the scenic river banks of the Allegheny River. Pool 9 is used mostly during the summer recreational boating season, since there are public and private launching facilities along the river.

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Lock And Dam 8 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-548-5119 Email: Allegheny9@usace.army.mil Distance: 66.00 miles

Lock and Dam 8 is one of eight major river facilities located along the scenic river banks of the Allegheny River. Pool 8 is used mostly during the summer recreational boating season, since there are public and private launching facilities along the river. In addition to recreational usage, a moderate amount of sand and gravel is shipped through Pool 8.

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Allegheny National Forest Park

17 Activites Email: r9_allegheny_nf@fs.fed.us Distance: 66.81 miles

The Allegheny has a rich variety of outdoor activities. There are over 600 campsites, 6 boat launches, 6 canoe access sites, 2 nationally designated wilderness areas and many miles of hiking, snowmobiling and ATV trails. ANF recreation mapRecreation Area InformationThe Forest is open 24 hours. Office hours at Bradford Ranger District, Marienville Ranger District and the Supervisor's Office in Warr...

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Longhouse Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (814)-723-5150 Distance: 67.01 miles

Longhouse Scenic Byway is a loop that runs through Allegheny National Forest. It is surrounded by various kinds of foliage, from Black Cherry trees to Red Pines, and has several campsites and picnic sights to stop at along the way.

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Lock And Dam 7 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-543-2551 Email: Allegheny7@usace.army.mil Distance: 69.87 miles

Lock and Dam 7 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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Conemaugh River Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (724)-459-7240 Distance: 70.00 miles

An unusual endowment of cultural resources attract visitors to Conemaugh Dam. Adjacent to the Dam site Recreation Area, historical development is currently underway with the construction of the Trail of Transportation History and the Tunnel view Historic Site. The riverside trail follows the towpath that runs along the Main Line Canal that once connected Philadelphia with Pittsburgh (1834 ? 1854...

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Crooked Creek Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (724)-763-3161 Distance: 70.63 miles

Crooked Creek Rangers developed the Corps' first Auto Tour Trail. The trail takes in the local history of Armstrong County and local townships. Visitors are provided information on the one room schools of 1867, the first water-powered sawmill and depreciation lands awarded soldiers of the American Revolutionary War. The trail was the combined effort of the Rangers and local historians.

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Allegheny Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (814)-726-0661 Distance: 73.71 miles

Totally surrounded by forest, Kinzua Dam and Allegheny Reservoir are the heart of one of the largest and most popular outdoor recreation complexes in the northeastern United States. The Allegheny Reservoir spans the border between Pennsylvania and New York. In Pennsylvania , the reservoir is completely surrounded by the Allegheny National Forest; and in New York by Allegany State Park and the Al...

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Tionesta Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (814)-755-3512 Distance: 74.12 miles

Winding its way through the rugged hills of northwestern Pennsylvania, Tionesta Lake offers a unique setting for a diversity of outdoor recreational fun. The Seneca named this area "where the water separates the land". Tionesta offers a rich history where narrow gauge railroads dotted the surrounding countryside hauling out virgin timber from the surrounding hillsides. Fishermen have found Tionest...

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Flight 93 National Memorial Park

Rank: 157 Email: Chris_Brown@nps.gov Distance: 74.90 miles

On Tuesday morning, September 11, 2001, the U.S. came under attack when four commercial airliners were hijacked and used to strike targets on the ground. Nearly 3,000 people tragically lost their lives. Because of the actions of the 40 passengers and crew aboard one of the planes, Flight 93, the attack on the U.S. Capitol was thwarted.

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Hickory Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 75.35 miles

The Hickory Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 8,663 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Pennsylvania. In 1984 the Hickory Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an ag...

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Lock And Dam 5 - Allegheny River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-295-2261 Email: Allegheny5@usace.army.mil Distance: 79.59 miles

: Lock and Dam 5 is one of eight major river facilities on the Allegheny River. Visitors can view locking operations from the parking area or while touring the facility.

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