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Tuscarora State Park

687 Tuscarora Park Rd, Barnesville, PA 18214-2810
+1 570-467-2404
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Don’t Stay in the Yurts

We arrived this Friday after dark. No signs to direct us where to go. Couldn’t see almost drove off... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
melissamstewart93
,
Norristown, Pennsylvania
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Not worth the drive

Not a great park. Small lake, fishing is not that great. I have never caught a half decent fish... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
SouthSkookPorkchop
,
Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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“swimming area” (2 reviews)
“high school” (2 reviews)
“fishing” (8 reviews)
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687 Tuscarora Park Rd, Barnesville, PA 18214-2810
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+1 570-467-2404
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived this Friday after dark. No signs to direct us where to go. Couldn’t see almost drove off the road. Got there unpacked made a fire. Keys were already at the yurt. Made the bed but when we got in mattress was just made...More

2  Thank melissamstewart93
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Not a great park. Small lake, fishing is not that great. I have never caught a half decent fish here and it gets fished out quickly after being stocked. Its in quite a hidden location and not the drive unless you are local. I find...More

Thank SouthSkookPorkchop
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I loved the park when I was a child and could swim in the lake for several hours with family. When I became a parent it became a nice place to bring children to play at the playground and swim. I also enjoyed watching my...More

Thank darleneg742
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Kayaking @Tuscarora State Park Lake is very inexpensive and quite enjoyable at a price of $13.00 per hour per person.The Lake is quite scenic with a backdrop of a very nice mountain.

1  Thank DjrayBaucum
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

I've stayed at several state parks and this is my favorite so far. The facilities are in good shape and clean. We occupied four of the six cabins. The rangers are around but not up in your business. We had a lockout and after a...More

Thank defjef0401
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I have been coming to Tuscarora State Park for years with my family. It's a good lake for fishing by boat.

Thank Kristin621
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Loved it. It was worth going for two night. Cottages were very clean. Facility was nice. Clean bathrooms and no crowd. There are in total 6 cottages and 4 yurts. Very near to the lake. Kids had lots of fun in the kids park with...More

2  Thank Palvinder S
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Slightly remote and very close to Locust Lake SP, this offers much of the same amenities-camping, fishing, hiking, playground, etc. Great place to take children to spend some family time. The other poster is correct when stating high school cross country meets may take place...More

Thank Hiker17920
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

When i.m working in the area i always see Tuscarora state park sign early this summer me and my wife packed our bag, I had been to many state parks, this is number one. Mountains and trees are all around you, the lake is stunning,...More

Thank costaricacouple
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

I've been coming here at least once a year now, and I must admit that it's a very clean and peaceful place. One of my friends said he found an arrowhead in the ground. Since Tuscarora is a Native American name, there's some kind of...More

1  Thank Black S
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wdowning4
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Response from Palvinder S | Reviewed this property |
In the camp site "No" pets were allowed.
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