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Jakes Rock Overlook

Forest Road 492, Warren, PA
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How To Really See A Small Town In The Mountains

Stop at the Warren, PA Visitors' Center and get a local map to follow easy directions up the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert V
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Ave Maria, Florida
Jakes Rocks

great place to visit with the whole family. the scenic overlooks are outstanding. nice trails to... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Kimio N
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Forest Road 492, Warren, PA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stop at the Warren, PA Visitors' Center and get a local map to follow easy directions up the nearest Allegheny Mountains road to this fantastic overlook of Warren, the Allegheny River, and the entire valley way down below. You can take food and drinks up...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

great place to visit with the whole family. the scenic overlooks are outstanding. nice trails to walk and rocks to climb.

Thank Kimio N
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We came here in February and were deterred by icy slush. We came back today to see what Jakes Rocks is all about...and failed to find the main feature. The signage is not very helpful, the visitor center was closed so no help could be...More

Thank Jonathan K
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

We tried to visit this location but only made around the first S turn before we were stopped by large amounts of slush on the road and had to back down to the curve to turn around. AWD and 4WD vehicles were able to traverse...More

1  Thank Jonathan K
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you're in the Warren area, and hiking trails is what you like, you have to check out Jake's Rocks. The trails and the rocks are just great. And the views just beautiful!

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Beautiful of Allegheny Reservoir and forest. Hiking is easy and it has huge rock formations and some nice trails.

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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We had been here before but just drove around the loop. This time we pulled into parking area on right & got out. It's a nice little hike with little lookout areas & if you go all the way to the right there's a huge...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was out of the way but worth the trip up the back ,logging , gravel road!! We took our corgi with us and she had a great time climbing the rocks!! Trail is a little challenging, not smooth and watch out for roots!!

Thank osumom31
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Nice hike. Gorgeous views, beautiful rocks/boulders. Watch for eagles flying over the dam on the overlooks.

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

A great overlook! Not only is the view magnificent but the walk is actually the best part of it, with a winding trail that is easy for even the novice hiker it leads to the overlook. Then, it meanders around and through the rocks for...More

Thank Reg761
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