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Hickory Run State Park

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Address: RR 1 Box 81, White Haven, PA 18661-9712
Phone Number: 570-443-0400
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A great walk

This was a great way to spend the day...saw the falls at the old dam...very nice to see. Then went to the bolder field...it is very impressive...BUT...keep in mind...on March 28th... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Cleveland, Ohio
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Cleveland, Ohio
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75 reviews 75 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

This was a great way to spend the day...saw the falls at the old dam...very nice to see. Then went to the bolder field...it is very impressive...BUT...keep in mind...on March 28th the road back to the bolder field is CLOSED...so if you are not prepared for an eight plus mile walk round trip then you may want to come back... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The trails were wide enough for two people with few branches or obstructions. In warm weather, the trees and shrubbery look like it will be great for photos and hiking. They are relatively flat, too.

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White Haven, Pennsylvania
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love to walk around Hickory Run State Park! There are so many nice trails and interesting things to see. I highly recommend exploring this park for couples, families, etc. Great places for kids to run around. I haven't been there in awhile but I'm planning on going again in the spring. If it ever gets here!

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We had visited the Park several years ago and decided to stop in to see the Boulder field. we stopped at the park office for information and found out that the road to the "Boulder Field" was closed to motor vehicles and was only available to snowmobiles. We probably spent half an hour discussing the park with the attendants. They... More 

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71 reviews 71 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

With 18 inches of snow on the ground cross country skiing was out of the question. So we decided to go snowshoeing at hickory run state park. We parked at the amphitheater since the parking lot is plowed. We hiked a few miles and found the terrain perfect for out tracks. We really enjoy this park for various outings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

From waterfalls to fishing, hickory run is a great get away to the outdoors. You can hang at the beach and eat ice cream or take a walk on boulder field. This is a great location in Pennsylvania.

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New York City, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This place is really cool. I assume that kids would love it. The boulder field is amazing. The wildlife is nice too. We saw two bears.

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Blakeslee, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

A very nice park to visit in PA> In summer there is a nice lake with a sandy beach and facilities. Just have to check about lifeguards, as sometimes State funding ends up with them cutting guards. One 'must do' is a visit to Boulder Field. It's a deposit of boulders from the ice age, and is truly awesome to... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The lake side beach is good. The state park is quite big and we were not able to cover the entire park, however, we went towards the lake side and had good time with friends. Wish we had more time to explore more...

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

This is the second time I have been here. It is truly a magnificent creation. It amazes me that this would be where it is at. I would come here again. I just wish that there was a t-shirt I could buy depicting the boulder field.

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