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Presque Isle State Park

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Address: 1 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2065
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+1 814-833-7424

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Beach of sun and sand

Come enjoy the day on miles of beachs . What people fly kites , enjoy picnics , take boat tours and enjoy light houses .you can rent bikes and or boats . Spend the day fishing... read more

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Elaine S
Brockport, Pennsylvania
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Brockport, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Come enjoy the day on miles of beachs . What people fly kites , enjoy picnics , take boat tours and enjoy light houses .you can rent bikes and or boats . Spend the day fishing . If you don't feel like cooking eat lunch at the concession stand .

Thank Elaine S
Petersburg PA
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have visited many times but not for a long time. It was easy to get around and trails were well-marked. Lots of places to park and look at the water or take walks.

Thank EVGR
Northern Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a beautiful state park! The drive around the peninsula is serene and the history had the hubby all smiles! Worth the short drive or spend some time walking around

Thank Lynn A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We only stayed a short while however there are plenty of walking trails -- and small beaches on lake Erie. It was chilly the day we visited but people were checking out the beach areas and walking on the designated trails... A variety of boats were in the water an it was a lovely site- There is a beautiful light... More 

Thank Phoodus M
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We had a beach all to ourselves and drank a bottle of wine while watching the sunset. Plenty of beaches to choose from.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to take a family, beach, biking and a fun ice cream/restaurant place. Flat bike trails, nice beaches, close to Erie while being its own destination. Very nice.

Thank Bananee
Garnerville, New York
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We asked at Serafinis for a place to walk with a view. They sent us to Presque aisle State park. No fee. We walked along the Erie Lake! Saw Scull practicing for their regatta. We walked a mile but you could easily get 10 miles. We enjoyed Canadian Geese with their goslings and Mallards. At sunset you can see Martain's... More 

Thank Joy E
Taunton, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this was the most beautiful state park ive ever been to, there were so many different activities and sceneries around. The rangers really care about not only the park but the people as well. i wish i had something like this in my hometown!!

Thank lilianamacmurdo
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place was amazing!! and it's free!! The weekend I was there it was bird week. Had a lot of great displays.. Recommend it highly!

Thank falconsgirl00
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Presque Isle State Park is probably one of the nicest parks in the United States. The beaches are well kept and in the summer are a great place to visit. it is like being at the ocean but you don't have to deal with salt water or worry about being eaten

Thank rickmiller2014

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