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Gobbler's Knob

1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
+1 800-752-7445
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Friendly Little Town

As a Pennsylvania native, I have always wanted to visit Punxsutawney on Groundhog's Day... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Practicaltravellers
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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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Bob is the man!

We stopped in to look around and then take off, but when we met Bob we were extremely delighted. He... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Russell T
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This is the place to go to visit Phil and find out whether he sees his shadow come February 2nd.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a Pennsylvania native, I have always wanted to visit Punxsutawney on Groundhog's Day. Unfortunately, we weren't able to make on the exact day so we decided to take a trip the weekend before and this cute little town did not disappoint. They have a...More

Thank Practicaltravellers
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped in to look around and then take off, but when we met Bob we were extremely delighted. He made the day for us!!

Thank Russell T
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is the famous spot where phil makes his predictions. Also a nice walking trail will some ground hog history and info. no other place like it. worth a quick visit.

Thank tenisax
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Volunteer Bob Young makes the trip worth making! He is there every day to share history and stories about Phil and Groundhog Day. A delightful little visit!

Thank OhioTraveler429
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Groundhog Day is usually the time when most visitors can be found here; however, the site has some neat attractions to see in the forest behind the main stage. The property is also rented out for various parties, events, etc... throughout the year.

Thank D. Matthew P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We stopped by to see a rather iconic location in America. Can't say there was much to see on a morning in June, but it was a nice setting and cool to say we'd been there. It will mean more when we see in on...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is the place where Phil the groundhog makes his weather prediction every year. You probably see the scene on TV on the groundhog day. Do not make a mistake - this is NOT the place where the movie "Groundhog Day" was filmed, even though...More

Thank APLING
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

You can see Phil in the town library though glass window. Gobbler's Knob is a little drive out of town. Kids could walk up on stage and see stump Phil is pulled out of. Neat to see in person. Very few people in June but...More

Thank tprdyer
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We were on vacation in Cook Forest, looking for something new and different to do...read about Gobbler's Knob and Bob Young on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a whirl! When we pulled in, Bob was there and gave us a very interesting and...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

There is a short hike through the woods, I think it was about .4 of a mile, that was enjoyable. We did not get to go up on the platform or even get to close since there was wedding going on when we were there....More

Thank sdbc69
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Annie S
1 January 2017|
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Response from Blimmy19 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in clarion which is an hour away. Rates up there were around $100 a night while in Punxsutawney they were around $400 a night over groundhogs day.
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Joanne R
3 August 2015|
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It's not a restaurant.
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Tanya P
28 July 2015|
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Response from Kelly D | Reviewed this property |
Hello, There is no admission cost. During the weeks leading up to Groundhog Day, there are things to take pics with but during the rest of the year, it is simply a nice park. There is a short walking path and a stage area... More
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