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Jakes Rock Overlook

Forest Road 492, Warren, PA
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Best views of Allegheny

We were very confused for parking and ended up in the mountain biking parking. Eventually we found... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
erin k
via mobile
Some of the best views in the valley

You already know Jake's has the greatest bike trails around and it has some really superb camping... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
JEFF G
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Forest Road 492, Warren, PA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very confused for parking and ended up in the mountain biking parking. Eventually we found the right parking a little further down. We were about to call it a day and move on but so glad we didn't. These were the best views...More

Thank erin k
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

You already know Jake's has the greatest bike trails around and it has some really superb camping areas right off the entrance. But drive up to the top and take the road back to the overlooks for some of the best views in the valley.

Thank JEFF G
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Stop at the Warren, PA Visitors' Center and get a local map to follow easy directions up the nearest Allegheny Mountains road to this fantastic overlook of Warren, the Allegheny River, and the entire valley way down below. You can take food and drinks up...More

Thank Robert V
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

great place to visit with the whole family. the scenic overlooks are outstanding. nice trails to walk and rocks to climb.

Thank Kimio N
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We came here in February and were deterred by icy slush. We came back today to see what Jakes Rocks is all about...and failed to find the main feature. The signage is not very helpful, the visitor center was closed so no help could be...More

Thank Jonathan K
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

We tried to visit this location but only made around the first S turn before we were stopped by large amounts of slush on the road and had to back down to the curve to turn around. AWD and 4WD vehicles were able to traverse...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you're in the Warren area, and hiking trails is what you like, you have to check out Jake's Rocks. The trails and the rocks are just great. And the views just beautiful!

Thank Willowkara
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Beautiful of Allegheny Reservoir and forest. Hiking is easy and it has huge rock formations and some nice trails.

Thank keith B
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We had been here before but just drove around the loop. This time we pulled into parking area on right & got out. It's a nice little hike with little lookout areas & if you go all the way to the right there's a huge...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was out of the way but worth the trip up the back ,logging , gravel road!! We took our corgi with us and she had a great time climbing the rocks!! Trail is a little challenging, not smooth and watch out for roots!!

Thank osumom31
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