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Presque Isle State Park

1 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2065
+1 814-833-7424
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Family time

Nice beaches loved the lighthouse! Wish we would have packed the bikes!! They have some unique... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
N K
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Relaxing State Park

We enjoyed our visit to Presque Isle State Park. The beaches were clean and the volunteers at the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mamar1
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  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“presque isle” (566 reviews)
“lake erie” (255 reviews)
“sandy beaches” (54 reviews)
LOCATION
1 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2065
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+1 814-833-7424
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice beaches loved the lighthouse! Wish we would have packed the bikes!! They have some unique play places for kids also

1  Thank N K
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our visit to Presque Isle State Park. The beaches were clean and the volunteers at the lighthouse were friendly and helpful. There are biking/hiking trails along the perimeter of the isle with views of marshes and Lake Erie that are good for bird...More

1  Thank mamar1
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Presque Isle State Park is very large, with a number of stop off areas for boating, hiking, picnicking, biking, swimming, and investigating historical sites. Our only regret was not allowing sufficient time for our visit. We love history, and learned more than expected about...More

2  Thank susanwinetasting
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Can't wait to go back when we have more time and weather is warmer. Lots of beaches to choose from. Some have snack bars. Bicycle and kayak rentals are also available.

1  Thank GarrisonJr
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Niagara Falls and I’m so glad we did. The whole park is beautiful! We went up the lighthouse and the views are awesome! We loved the ladies running the lighthouse . From selling tickets to the tour they...More

1  Thank Amyswrld2011
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice State Park with free, easy access from Erie, PA. There are two lighthouses on the peninsula; one that you can climb (87 circular steps) to the top where a person explains how the lighthouse was build and maintained. There is a 1.5 mile path...More

1  Thank CoastieUSA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there in June but it was really to cold to swim. We stopped and walked on some if the beaches and the lifeguards we out, even though no one was in the water. The park was very clean, clearly labeled, and well staffed....More

1  Thank wjbcincinnati
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my 7 yo and 4 yo for a Wednesday to Sunday trip. We found plenty of things to do and the park was fun and clean. The water was still pretty chilly.

Thank Chansen5
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Presque isle is a very large state park with many numerous beaches ,picnic areas,playgrounds and walking trails. It is very well maintained.

Thank Joyce P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to do here. The beaches are nice and the sunsets are amazing. Not to mention it is just past Walameer Park.

Thank X7896MMmarcs
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Tracey M
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Response from PhatPatW | Reviewed this property |
yes the roads are all paved. some parking lots may have gravel.
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15 June 2018|
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Response from Barb E | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Some beaches have a few grills available but all beaches allow grilling if you bring your own.
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