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Great local state operated park

Has camping in cabins TVs or tents. Lots of organized activities. Boat rentals also and lake for... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Mary V
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Black Mishsnnon State Park.

Very calm and serene. This is a great place for family of all ages. There is fishing... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Philipsburg, Pennsylvania
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4216 Beaver Rd, Philipsburg, PA 16866-9036
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Has camping in cabins TVs or tents. Lots of organized activities. Boat rentals also and lake for swimming, but cold water

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mary V
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very calm and serene. This is a great place for family of all ages. There is fishing, boating,camping, hiking trails a bog walk and swimming. Plenty of picnic areas and a log cabin friendly store. Great ice cream and good food. There is plenty of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sandramyers02
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The hiking trails are great. The restrooms in the camp ground are modern and clean. The showers are private. The lake is cold, but very refreshing.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jrodger519
Reviewed 25 June 2018

What could of turned into a disaster-est weekend turn into such a pleasant experience thanks to the DCNR staff. As soon as we got to the camp ground and was half set up, we locked the keys in the truck along with the spare keys,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

The campsite is on the top of Rattlesnake Hill in the state forest. The way to the top is a winding steep climb, and at times this will challenge your driving skill if you are towing something of size. When you leave you will have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank JOHN B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

great place to base a weekend getaway from. We went for the long weekend and took the bike around the beautiful country roads what a great weekend

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank guntherohrt
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We stayed in a rustic cabin for one night and the only regret we have is that we didn't have time to stay longer! We ate breakfast outside with the company of beavers, stunning butterflies, chipmunks and hummingbirds. It's possible to fish but a lot...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kattsvansen
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There is so much to do here. Hiking, biking, fishing (provided you have the proper state issued license), cross country skiing and snowmobiling in the winter, bird watching, star gazing, hunting, camping, etc. There are camping areas, rv sites and cabins to rent. In the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Gregory H
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this park as a child and young adult. The campground has been greatly improved since our last camping adventures 25 years ago. The bathhouses are modern and are really cleaned on a regular basis. (You almost don't know you are camping.) The...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank VA_Rover
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Beautiful park, lake, and trails. I did an 8 mile hike with Michelle (Environmental Educator at Black Mos.) She was AWESOME! It was a very fun and informative hike. I did not kayak the lake (yet) but there were many people out enjoying that activity....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Response from garyfrancis2018 | Reviewed this property |
not strict at all, unless of course there are complaints (noise etc)