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Peace Valley Park

230 Creek Rd, New Britain, PA 18901-5531
+1 215-822-8608
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peace and quiet

beautiful park. good walking paths. small boats ok. catch and release fishing. good rentable areas... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Colleen G
pennsylvania, United States
Wonderful little park, but needs some love.

We've been going to Peace Valley for decades. Lake galena was where I learned to windsurf before... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Mark V
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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“nature center” (28 reviews)
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230 Creek Rd, New Britain, PA 18901-5531
+1 215-822-8608
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

beautiful park. good walking paths. small boats ok. catch and release fishing. good rentable areas for gatherings at a small price. great for birders.

Thank Colleen G
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We've been going to Peace Valley for decades. Lake galena was where I learned to windsurf before they ruined the launch area. You can still rent rowboats and canoes. A six mile walking trial is perfect thought a few hills will get you working. The...More

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love peace valley Park. I have been coming to this park my whole life and my husband loves it now too. We enjoy slow walks, watching the wildlife, kayaking, and bringing friends! We have been around the Park now hundreds of...More

Thank alyssa m
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Plenty of visitors and cars, but only a couple sailboats and a couple dozen Kayakers. We rented a sailboat with relative ease (there is a quiz). Sailing was pleasant despite inconsistent Winds on a near perfect day. New to us, but we will be back!

Thank mcmd1966
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Saturday May27th 2017 we had a birthday party foe a child. With about 15 family members too. Why is the grass so high? There was broken sticks all over the place. You could even walk around to get things set up till we moved all...More

1  Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I love this place. There are so many paths to take to suite your hiking needs. There are plenty of shaded walks for it days or paved open ones. There are rivers for kids to play in and plenty of benches and places to rest...More

1  Thank Chloe R
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Nice off road paths next to streams. Asphalt paths for riding bikes and taking a hikes. Ironman competitions take place in this park. Teail is over 6 miles around lake.

Thank CumberlandQueen
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Came here after the last snow storm to sled. This is always a great time and have been doing this since I was a kid. Beautiful lake for fishing, and canoeing. Great paths to bike, jog, scooter, skateboard along. Playgrounds, grills, geocaches. Wildlife is all...More

Thank chalfontmom8
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I had not been to Peace Valley Park and decided that during the unseasonably warm February we've had to take my dog up there and go for a walk. On the day I was there (likely due to the nice weather) it was jam packed....More

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love this place, very pretty and picturesque, lots to do. Great place to spend a day. Boat slip and boat rentals available. Fishing dock, picnic areas, bike and walking path. Great place for families or celebrations.

Thank kdra2016
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Anna M
13 July 2017|
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Response from kdra2016 | Reviewed this property |
If you're renting a boat you need to park on the Creek Road side of the park where the boat rentals are. However, on the New Galena Road park entrance side there are parking lots that have picnic and playground areas for... More
Greg J
29 August 2016|
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Response from chalfontmom8 | Reviewed this property |
I've seen many dogs jumping in the water there. I live right down the street and haven't heard of any issues?