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Pine Creek Gorge

4797 Rte. 660, PA 16901-7252
+1 888-846-4228
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Quite a view

Stopped on our way across the northern tier as my girlfriend had never been to see it. We drove up... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
So beautiful,amazing views!

I could tell you all day how beautiful this place is and never really explain it. The sights are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John B
Ellicott City, Maryland
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This canyon runs for approximately 47 miles and is 1,450 feet at its maximum depth.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“grand canyon” (14 reviews)
“state park” (16 reviews)
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4797 Rte. 660, PA 16901-7252
+1 888-846-4228

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped on our way across the northern tier as my girlfriend had never been to see it. We drove up to the east rim overlook during the mid-morning and it wasn't very crowded. The view was spectacular as you would expect. The restrooms were clean...More

Thank mrpesce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could tell you all day how beautiful this place is and never really explain it. The sights are amazing and the place is spotless,people at the gift shop/information were so nice and helpful. You have to see it for yourself. The views at all...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It is quite easy to get to great viewpoints. If you are in the area in mid October, the leaf peeping should be great. Probably crowded on weekends. There is a walkway to the canyon floor, but be aware it is a ways down and...More

1  Thank TomWall60
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I visited this state park in October and camped at a primitive campsite overnight with a friend. The parking location is less than half a mile from the primitive campsites, and is well maintained. The campsites too offer good views of the gorge. The place...More

1  Thank subh27
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The Pine Creek Gorge and the Grand Canyon of PA are one in the same per the PA DoC map. It is bordered on the East rim by Leonard Harrison State Park and easily accessible from Wellsboro, PA and Rte 660. Colton Point is located...More

2  Thank Spikey116
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I drove here for a day trip with my fiancé and my dog. The view is gorgeous and really impressive. It's a really nice place to walk and hike as well. My fiancé and I went to the Colton State Park view but I believe...More

1  Thank Sam D
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

It might take hour to get from somewhere down inside the canyon (where pine creek flows) to the upper rim of the canyon to one of the scenic overlooks (where the views are great). Just two different views of the same thing.

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 6 August 2016

If you are passing through Wellsboro, be sure to take the short ride to see Pine Creek Gorge or the Pa Grand Canyon. You will be astounded at how rugged the landscape is and how deep the gorge. This is part of a Pennsylvania State...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Both are great, but I put "Pine Creek Gorge" into google maps and ended up an hour away from my destination. There are some great areas for swimming and kayaking in Pine Creek Gorge. The views are amazing from the PA grand Canyon. If you're...More

11  Thank sstrano44
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Words fail to describe this beauty. Miles of mountains surround a river for a almost never ending view of nature. Many different types animals roam freely including eagles and black bears. There are many ways to see the gorge. Two parks are within the gorge;...More

6  Thank Justin W
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14 October 2016|
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Response from Justin W | Reviewed this property |
Leonard Harrison state park has great views from observation decks with just a short walk from the car. Also there is a rail trail at the bottom with parking spaces. If your not in good shape do NOT try the turkey trail... More