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Address: Memorial Lake, Grantville, PA
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Unplanned Visit

Yesterday we had to take a trip to Lebanon to pick up a new mountain bike for my wife. I pre-planned a trip to Memorial State Park but upon arriving we noticed that there was not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
Phillip A
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Plains, Pennsylvania
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Plains, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Yesterday we had to take a trip to Lebanon to pick up a new mountain bike for my wife. I pre-planned a trip to Memorial State Park but upon arriving we noticed that there was not any bike trails. So i picked up the map from the Park Station for Swatara State Park and we decided to head there instead.... More 

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Annville, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

If you are looking for a great place to hike or bike, it is here and you are around water the whole time.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We live visiting this park. We have kayaked through the creek here with friends and tweens. Also have rode bikes and walked through trails. Beautiful scenery. Very pretty with a little snow!

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Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

It was my first visit to the area as well as the park. At all stops we made there was adequate parking. Everything was labeled with signs. Certain areas of the state park were much busier than others. There were many people hiking or biking as well as campers and people just pulled off from the interstate to check things... More 

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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We felt like going on a field trip and wanted to find something off the beaten trail. If you want to find a real gem, try looking for, and actually going to this waterfall. It is off Hwy 81 Exit 112, go east on PA 25 a few minutes. Pull off of the side of the road at a gravel... More 

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Bike and hike trails. play in the Swattie on a hot day. Many cool, deep shaded spots along the creek, but plenty of areas to explore, or hike or bike.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Single track = amazing. Thank the SAMBA bikers for maintaining it so well. I don't bike, but run, and there are plenty of trails to keep me busy for at least an hour.

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