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Address: State Highway 174 & Front St, Boiling Springs, PA

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Lovely Small Lake

It is simply lovely to take a stroll around this lake. It is like a picture postcard. There are especially colorfully maples to see in the fall.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is simply lovely to take a stroll around this lake. It is like a picture postcard. There are especially colorfully maples to see in the fall.

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Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a nice walk around the lake. Feed ducks fish walk the dog. Spring feed and always clear never freezes over.

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Thank Amkurtool
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Right on the Appalachian Trail. Walking along the lake is very easy. You can feed the ducks and swans.

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Thank FunInRetirement2016
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Makes a lovely place for a walk or a few quiet moments to watch the ducks. Weather you want to feed the ducks, walk the lakes shore, or view the stream which feeds the lake, you will have several views to enjoy. There is history to be shared in this tiny treasure trove. Be sure to stop here...your photo ops... More 

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Thank Janeen M
Mount Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This lake is a beautiful place and very serene. It has a large population of geese and ducks. It is also known for good trout fishing. And for hikers it is conveniently located off the Appalachian Trail.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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100 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Quaint town and area. The stock the pond with fish for fishing. They have a boat ramp for small fishing boats. Plenty of ducks and geese too. Nice walking bath that goes the length of the pond. Dog friendly. My only complaint is the construction that always seems to be going on in some area. Right now they have the... More 

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Thank Stephanie S
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great place to take the kids for a nice walk around the lake. Very peaceful and relaxing. Must take in the bubble at the head of the lake behind the Boiling Springs Tavern.

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Thank traudabaugh
Clearwater, Florida
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715 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We have never seen as many ducks and swans as there was at this lake. According to the locals the area was having a sinkhole problem and the lake was being refilled as we walked by it. It was suppose to be a short term problem. The lake we saw was about 2 feet deep. It was still beautiful as... More 

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Thank Bob19512014
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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60 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

In this small little town, the Children's lake is a must place to spend a quiet evening. You can stroll around the lake, sit and feed the waterfowl. Also take time to explore the creeks nearby. In the spring, it's a wonderful place to see all the new baby waterfowl. Also a great location for family pictures to be taken.

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Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

I take my mother here just about every Sunday. It's a wonderful place to walk, sit, relax and just gaze. It's a part of the Appalachian trail as well.

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