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Snow Shoeing

My husband and I enjoyed snow shoeing on the trail here - we ended up going about 4 miles... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Small State Park

The two other state parks near this one are larger with more trails. Having said that, this park is... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Clearwater, Florida
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We arrived late one night and it must have rained all day - there were no signs marking off "too wet areas" and we couldn't see because it was dark. Not many campers and we ended up getting stuck about 7" deep. We had to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed June 16, 2018

We stayed overnight in the campground. Great system for non-reservations. Sell ice and wood. Gravel sites were spacious and fairly level with picnic table and fire ring. Some have electric or full hook ups. Bathhouse was clean and had 2 shower stalls and even an...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

My husband and I enjoyed snow shoeing on the trail here - we ended up going about 4 miles. Beautiful park, great trail, and very accessible off the main road (especially because it was so snowy).

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank WanderingMerry
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Nice walking trials and they are very level. The path follows the lake. The pavilions are very nice for family or group outings, there is power to the pavilions, tables cooking area. There is a nice beach; However swimming is not allowed due to the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank robertmZ6713BW
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We camped at Laurel Hill but stopped by this close Park to check it out. Small lake and no luck catching any fish here. We drove through the cabins area and they seemed nice, although you could stop hear traffic noises. Then we drove through...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Pauline G
Reviewed August 2, 2017

The two other state parks near this one are larger with more trails. Having said that, this park is nice and green. Plenty of parking area, picnic areas, water. Trail is nice and shady. Creek is beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick outing while on family vacation. There are some nice small trail areas to hike on. The lake is pretty and there is a small Beach area to play on. The lake is not for swimming, but can be used...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank crutt13
Reviewed April 25, 2017

We were a large group and had 4 cabins; we were hiking the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail. The rustic cabins were great - clean and spacious. The kitchens were equipped with a refrigerator, electric stove and large sink with hot/cold water - wonderful to be...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank charisma2015
Reviewed April 7, 2017

I stayed in cabin 22 for three nights in early April, with my dog Duke. We had a great time! Kooser park is on the small side, but it has a pretty stream, a lake, and a couple of trails, in addition to the campground...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Alex B
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This a great place to xxski, and snow shoe. There are rentals nearby. The terrain is mostly flat, and is very scenic with bridges crossing over streams surrounded by mountain laurel and pine trees. In summer it is great place to hike with an optional...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank senorandsenora
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June 5, 2017|
Response from Alex B | Reviewed this property |
I've stayed at quite a few PA parks, and I've never had park staff come into my cabin or site to check up on what I was doing.
Beth D
October 9, 2016|
Response from Travel242424 |
Tube run might be open at hidden valley ski area
October 28, 2015|
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Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
You can book 11 months ahead of time. Best to call right on that magic day for best results.