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Colton Point State Park

c/o Leonard Harrison, Wellsboro, PA 16901-8970
+1 570-724-3061
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Riding with friends

my second time on this trial, and will plan another trip for next fall. it is just a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Demarest, New Jersey
Nice view

Nice view of PA Grand Canyon but not a nice as Leonard Harrison state park. It's worth seeing both... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Jimmy D
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“rim trail” (20 reviews)
“colton point” (43 reviews)
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c/o Leonard Harrison, Wellsboro, PA 16901-8970
+1 570-724-3061
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

my second time on this trial, and will plan another trip for next fall. it is just a beautiful place not too far from home....

Thank SeidenmanMichal
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Nice view of PA Grand Canyon but not a nice as Leonard Harrison state park. It's worth seeing both sides of the canyon.

Thank Jimmy D
Reviewed 31 October 2017

To get to park and views drive curvy Colton Rd till you get to park. Turn left into park. A short distance ahead is a left turn onto a one way road. Take this (probably no RVs) as it runs along rim with great views...More

Thank dman457
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We were lucky enough to be to the overlook before midmorning and saw it with fog and mist collected in the valley - ethereal and picturesque. Nice to be a little past peak leaf peeping season and midweek as we were the only car most...More

Thank netherholt
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Nice trails, multiple parking areas, easily acdessible, facilities available, and several great vantage points for photography.

Thank 314gary
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Took a drive to Pennsylvania Grand Canyon and discovered the scenic Colton Point State Park, it makes sense to visit this park and Leonard Harrison State Park in one day. October is the best time to go, still warm and the colours are magnificent. There...More

Thank Malgonia J
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

On the west rim of the Grand Canyon, nice lookout areas, hiking and biking to do in the area. An easy drive for cars and motorcycles too. A great way to spend a day.

Thank Beverly F
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Each side of the canyon has great views, just from different points of view. We just stopped in to view the canyon on our way through the area. Be sure and see each of the canyon. We stopped on a weekday during the summer and...More

Thank pjfine
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful hiking with multiple paths available. Some easier than others. Wear good shoes, may need a walking stick. No bugs so that was nice. Waterfall was pretty.

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 10 October 2017

After a long day of hiking, we were able to quickly find a camping spot in Colton Point State Park campground. They have 25 campsites and group camping. They do not take reservations and payment is based on the honor system. The campsites seemed to...More

Thank Griswaldsofthefuture
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10 January 2017|
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Response from BrianB7661 | Reviewed this property |
I really no knowledge of this, however, I would say contacting the State Park Service would be a good place to start probably. You may also find information through the Chamber of Commerce in Wellsboro, Pa.
Karen B
21 September 2016|
Response from BrianB7661 | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure what you are asking ??
21 September 2016|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
With the lack of rain this year many rivers are very low. I would check with PA. fish &game website for your answer too.