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Gobbler's Knob

1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
+1 800-752-7445
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Fun in the snow

We saw Phil at the library first then went to Gobbler’s Knob to see where the action is on Ground... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dana W
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Longview, Texas
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Small town America at it's best.

Visited Gobbler's Knob just for fun - maybe a photo op - but were met there by Bob who gave us a 20... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
megs152017
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Byron Bay, Australia
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This is the place to go to visit Phil and find out whether he sees his shadow come February 2nd.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We saw Phil at the library first then went to Gobbler’s Knob to see where the action is on Ground Hog Day. Had seen this many times in TV, so was fun to be there. We were there about 2 weeks before February 2nd and...More

Thank Dana W
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Visited Gobbler's Knob just for fun - maybe a photo op - but were met there by Bob who gave us a 20 minute tour with some great history, and took the family photo for us. He made the experience so much better - much...More

1  Thank megs152017
Reviewed 7 December 2017

I cant tell you about a area that has so little to see, that attracts so many people. Seriously, go check it out. Enjoy the fun of it. The whole event will last 5 minutes tops and then the traffic will be hours. But at...More

Thank Romansky1
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Gobler's knob is a couple miles uphill from town so don't expect to walk there in February like in the movie. In fact, none of the movie was filmed in Punxsutawney PA. But once you get over that disappointment, Punxsutawney is still a nice town...More

Thank David_kf1
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Its a place of historic proportions on Groundhog Day. Every other day of the year its a field and Phil doesn't even live in it. .I can say ive been there at least, even if it wasn't on the big Day.

Thank jondeere2017
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The exact location where Punxsutawney Phil emerges every February 2nd in front of thousands to either see or nor see his shadow.

Thank MSWeaver2015
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Directions easy to follow to find this place. I was concerned by some of the previous posts. Cool piece of history. It looks so different on TV. Now that I've been there will make next Groundhog Day more exciting! Unfortunately no one was there to...More

Thank ione55
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I was in the area (Dubois), and I thought I would do the quick trip to see this site by myself. It is kind of cool to see live this location as I think I must have seen the movie "Groundhog's Day" about 10 times....More

Thank Danny V
Reviewed 8 September 2017

With the ground hog day being such an annual event and after seeing the Ground Hog day movie several times, I wanted to see where this event took place. It was interesting to see.

1  Thank Connie B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We went to Gobbler's knob with the hopes of just getting a few pictures, little did we know they actually have tour guides that tell you ALL about it. Bob was excellent and boy does he know his stuff. They actually let you walk on...More

2  Thank BrittanyP38
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Emily M
16 January 2018|
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Response from Russell T | Reviewed this property |
A good place to ask this would be the local Punxsutawney library where they house Phil. I’m sure they would be happy to share the best parking times and locations.
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Freda L
22 September 2017|
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Response from Jen M | Reviewed this property |
Snow pants would be brilliant. It's freezing and people start showing up between 3 and 4am. Better to wear something that you can take off if you're too hot, than to not have enough layers on and freeze your butt off!
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Annie S
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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