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Children's Lake

State Highway 174 & Front St, Boiling Springs, PA
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Nice picturesque lake...

....to take a walk around. You can bring your kids and feed the ducks and geese, walk through... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Matthew B
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
Bring your fishing gear!

A great spot to spend a relaxing bit of time drowning worms. Don't be fooled by the name... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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State Highway 174 & Front St, Boiling Springs, PA
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

....to take a walk around. You can bring your kids and feed the ducks and geese, walk through historic village of Boiling Springs, or fish the lake. Unload your own canoe if you want. A very nice way to spend an afternoon. Within easy walk...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A great spot to spend a relaxing bit of time drowning worms. Don't be fooled by the name though.....You are not supposed to fish for children there...even if you bring your own and throw them in. Sorry... Had To... Wife's idea.

1  Thank 2014CorvetteStingray
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Visiting a friend in the area, we went to lunch across from the lake.k Took a walk around the lake and sat for a while on one of the benches there. The Appalachian Trail goes through here, too.

Thank donnaibbott
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I love going here to relax and walk around the lake! The ducks and geese are fantastic to watch. Always people out walking their dog or riding in boats. What a beautiful area. Also, it's called children's lake because kids can fish certain times for...More

Thank GonePlaid
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I had the chance to explore Children's Lake on my stay at the nearby Allenberry Resort. It was a beautiful walk around the lake with a path and benches all around for all to enjoy. A must stop if you are int the area!

Thank Jessica A
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Ever since I was a little girl many many years ago, I have always held a special place in my heart for this gorgeous, bubbling lake, the fish, ducks, swans, geese and beautiful scenery around it. I commend the township and friendly folks of Boiling...More

2  Thank BBreach
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The Children's Lake in Boiling Springs is in a great location because it is a serene area. I take a lot of photographs of the waterfowl that inhabit the lake.

Thank LastMangoInPA
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The Children's Lake is a really special place. Beautifully located right in the Middle of Boiling Springs. It is a nice place to go on your own - a date- with kids and at any age. You can walk around it or just sit on...More

Thank nmurdoch118
Reviewed 4 February 2017

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.

Thank FrequentHotel
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Amkurtool
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Response from LastMangoInPA | Reviewed this property |
No it is not