Dutch Country PA State Parks are located in Amish Country.
They are a nice
addition to your list of things to do in this region of Pennsylvania.
After shopping at Lancaster outlets or visiting Gettysburg battlefields, relax outside at one of the parks.
Soak up some rays, and relax by a sparkling lake.
Big Spring State Park
One of the PA State Parks in Conococheague Mountain 5.5 miles SW of New Germantown (Perry County PA) on PA 274.
picnic - tables, pavilions
In winter - snowmobile
In Blue Mountain. On US 322 take Fishing Creek exit. Go E onto Fishing Creek Valley Road SR 443. Go 2.6 miles.
Buchanan's Birthplace State Park
In Franklin County PA near Cove Gap on PA 16. From Rte 30 at Fort Loudon PA take PA 75 S, follow signs to Cove Gap.
Caledonia State Park
101 Pine Grove Road
Fayetteville PA 17222
Between Chambersburg PA and Gettysburg PA on Rte 30 in the northern Blue Ridge mountains at intersection Rte 30 and PA 233.
Codorus State Park
2600 Smith Station Road
Hanover PA 17331
One of the PA State Parks in southern York County PA. I-83 - Exit 8 then 18 miles W on PA 216. PA 116 - through Hanover, right on PA 216 E, 3 miles.
Colonel Denning State Park
1599 Doubling Gap Rd
Newville PA 17241
One of the PA State Parks in Cumberland County PA (north central) 8 miles N of Newville PA, 9 miles S of Landisburg PA on PA 233
Fowlers Hollow State Park
One of the PA State Parks in the Tuscarora State Forest. S on PA 274 in Blaine PA, go 1/4 mile, right over bridge. Or, off PA 274 W of New Germantown PA on Upper Buck Ridge Road.
Gifford Pinchot State Park
2200 Rosstown Rd
Lewisberry PA 17339
In northern York County PA between Rossville PA and Lewisberry PA. Harrisburg via Lewisberry Exit (35) I-83 S, then PA 177 S. US 15 - S to Dillsburg PA to PA 74 S. York - PA 74 N or I-83 N. Take Newberrytown Exit (32), PA 382 W to PA 177 S.
Joseph E. Ibberson Conservation Area
PA 322/22 - PA 225 N 4.5 miles. Before Matamoras, right on Camp Hebron Road 4.5 miles.
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center
500 Kings Gap Rd
Carlisle PA 17015
One of the PA State Parks in Cumberland County PA. 45 minutes S of
Harrisburg PA . Entrance on Pine Road. I-81 - Exit 37, S on Rt 233 2.3
miles. Left onto Pine Road, 2.2 miles to Kings Gap Road. Right on Kings
Gap Road, 3.5 miles to top of mountain.
Little Buffalo State Park
1579 State Park Road
Newport PA 17074
PA 322 - Newport Exit, follow PA 34 S through Newport PA. Go 1 mile, right onto Little Buffalo State Park Road. PA 322 - go 4.6 miles.
Memorial Lake State Park
18 Boundary Road
Grantville PA 17028
By Fort Indiantown Gap Military Reservation in East Hanover Township PA. 30 minutes E of Harrisburg PA. From North - Exit 85. From South - Exit 85B. N on Fisher Avenue, follow signs.
Mont Alto State Park
One of the PA State Parks in Franklin County PA. Take US 30, Lincoln
Highway, travel 7 miles S on PA 233 or travel N on PA 233, 1 mile from
Mont Alto PA.
Pine Grove Furnace State Park
1100 Pine Grove Road
Gardners PA 17324
Southern Cumberland County PA in the Michaux State Forest. I-81 take Exit 37 to PA 233 S, go 8 miles.
Samuel S. Lewis State Park
In York County PA 12 miles E of York PA. Wrightsville exit Rt 30 - follow Cool Creek Road S 1.5 miles to Mt. Pisgah Road.
Susquehannock State Park
1880 Park Dr
Drumore, PA 17518
Southern Lancaster County PA. PA 372 W of Buck PA, S on Susquehannock Drive to Park Drive.
Swatara State Park
One of the PA State Parks in Lebanon County PA and Schuylkill County PA 14 miles N of Lebanon PA, 3 miles W of Pine Grove PA. From I-81 - Exit 90, Lickdale, then PA 72 N, Exit 100 - PA 443 W.
Enjoy your visit to Dutch Country PA State Parks.