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Prince Gallitzin State Park

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Love it here!

There's so much beauty to enjoy at PGSP....whether you are hiking, biking, cross-country skiing... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2013
Paulette K
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Great Camping

We stayed at the Crooked Creek campground, and I have nothing but positive things to say about my... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2013
Brian C
Meadville, Pennsylvania, United States
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  • Terrible0%
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A 6,249-acre park surrounds beautiful Glendale Lake, in the heart of the Allegheny region.
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966 Marina Rd, Patton, PA 16668-6317
+1 814-674-1000
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Reviewed 6 August 2013

There's so much beauty to enjoy at PGSP....whether you are hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, fishing, camping, kayaking, swimming.....you will be surrounded by Mother Nature! I was able to get a good picture of a bald eagle while out on my kayak. If you need groceries....Leyo's...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

We stayed at the Crooked Creek campground, and I have nothing but positive things to say about my time in PG State Park. Our campground was clean, quiet, and a completely safe environment for the kids to be in. Our campsites were nice sized, we...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 May 2013

They have cabins to rent and boats to rent out. Small swim area but be ready for cold water. If you have a smallerl boat motor and like a quiet place this is where you want to go. The boats don't rip and tear up...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank PAhitstheRoad
Reviewed 4 March 2013

Great camping area with large sites. Many electric sites. Restrooms are well cared for. Beach and playground near the lake. Walking and bike trails within camping area.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Jean698
Reviewed 4 January 2013

very pretty place as you can see from the pictures. nice place too see.make sure you have lots of film and extra batteries..

1  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 7 September 2012

This is a great place for long weekend. very clean well organized camping, beatiful big and quiet lake. we spent 2 days with friends and kids, rented a boat, will go again

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank isl06
Reviewed 25 July 2012

I am very upset over my recent day at the public beach.. and very saddened with the way it looks. First of all my niece fell 3 times over the slime on the side of the cement, the sand.. really isnt sand.. its rocks.. there...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Carrie V
Reviewed 17 April 2012

Nice clean park and the pavilions are very nice. Beach is nice and they do have life guards

Thank Glenda B
Reviewed 2 March 2012

For a relaxing day on the lake. Boats and cabiins available for rent. Great fishing lake. Back to nature.

Thank NYCTraveler2011_11
Reviewed 22 September 2011

Took several pictures at Prince Gallitzin State Park from many angles. This park offers the photographer amazing scenery 360 degrees around. From standing at the rear dam off Beaver Valley Road one can see where the lake splits around a forested peninsula making an awesome...More

Date of experience: August 2011
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Ethan B
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Response from Harry P | Reviewed this property |
If you look in the dumpster at the end of the weekend, you'll see bags of beer cans. I have heard of people getting in trouble but if you put it in something like an insulated coffee mug you should be fine.