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Gobbler's Knob

1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
+1 800-752-7445
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Nice piece of Americana

You can see Phil in the town library though glass window. Gobbler's Knob is a little drive out of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tprdyer
via mobile
Bob makes the visit!

We were on vacation in Cook Forest, looking for something new and different to do...read about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave D
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This is the place to go to visit Phil and find out whether he sees his shadow come February 2nd.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
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+1 800-752-7445
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You can see Phil in the town library though glass window. Gobbler's Knob is a little drive out of town. Kids could walk up on stage and see stump Phil is pulled out of. Neat to see in person. Very few people in June but...More

Thank tprdyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on vacation in Cook Forest, looking for something new and different to do...read about Gobbler's Knob and Bob Young on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a whirl! When we pulled in, Bob was there and gave us a very interesting and...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a short hike through the woods, I think it was about .4 of a mile, that was enjoyable. We did not get to go up on the platform or even get to close since there was wedding going on when we were there....More

Thank sdbc69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it and the volunteers are wonderful and full oh history and information. Easy to get to and is pet friendly.

Thank stac m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While visiting relatives in Indiana, PA we took a trip through Amish country to see Punxsutawney Phil at his home in the local library. He was snoozing but still fun to see his cute front teeth!

Thank hutchm0m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by while touring the area. Let me tell you ..... Bob Young, the volunteer tour guide, makes this a "must visit" experience. His passion for what they are doing there is absolutely infectious ..... he will make you all converts to the powers...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off - no, this is not the place from the film Groundhog Day, that was filmed somewhere else. If you live in Pennsylvania you see this on TV every year (maybe even on Major News Stations around the World - I don't know. I...More

Thank SandCrawler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in early April as a way to brake up a long drive. Didn't know what to expect as only new it from film. Fortunately we met local guide bob who was just finishing talking to a group. Bob made this trip for us, he...More

Thank p6sys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were glad we made a visit to Gobbler's Knob. Bob Young the tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable. He explained the history of Ground Hog Day in great detail. We appreciated his enthusiasm, and the time he spent with us.

Thank CAMRussell
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The park offers very little when groundhogs day is a distant memory. It is a beautiful area for a senic drive. If you are out that way stop by so you can say you've been there!

Thank Ttanner54
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Annie S
What hotel did you stay in? Were the rates terribly high?
2 January 2017|
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Response from Blimmy19 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in clarion which is an hour away. Rates up there were around $100 a night while in Punxsutawney they were around $400 a night over groundhogs day.
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Joanne R
Menu please?
3 August 2015|
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Response from Joanne R |
It's not a restaurant.
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Tanya P
What is there to see here and what is the admission cost?
29 July 2015|
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Response from Kelly D | Reviewed this property |
Hello, There is no admission cost. During the weeks leading up to Groundhog Day, there are things to take pics with but during the rest of the year, it is simply a nice park. There is a short walking path and a stage area... More
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