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Address: Bedford, PA
Phone Number: +1 814-733-2993
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A 9.6 mile biking trail.

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Great hike around beautiful lake

This is about a 3 1/2 mile hike around Shawnee Lake. It is level for most of the hike and is very easy hiking. Most of the hike is shaded with a beautiful view of the lake. There... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 24, 2016
lighthouselover1968
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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

This is about a 3 1/2 mile hike around Shawnee Lake. It is level for most of the hike and is very easy hiking. Most of the hike is shaded with a beautiful view of the lake. There are plenty of benches and picnic areas along the way. It was a great way to exercise and get some steps in.... More 

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

If you enjoy nature and history this is a very enjoyable area to visit. Our family has had gatherings at Shawnee state park for as long as I can remember whenever we visited PA and after moving here. You can fish, swim, boat, picnic, and the surrounding area has opportunities for viewing historical buildings, antiques, biking and hiking. I would... More 

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Bedford, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

I live nearby.. so my family comes here very often. It is very scenic and peaceful. You can walk on different trails,picnic in one of their many areas, fish, you can bike, there is even a place you can camp. If you walk around the whole lake, it is 3.5 miles.

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alburtis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

My wife and I stopped at the Shawnee Market Café & soft Serve for a quick ice cream cone, but when they told us about their apple dumpling sundae, we decided to split (their advice) one of these. WOW, sure made the day and what flavor!

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Schellsburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016

Roughly 3.5 mile easy hike around the lake. The trail is wide and well maintained. Yearly visits will net you views of deer, eagles, and other wild life. 90% is shaded.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

I attended Living Waters Church Camp in Schellsburg for many years. Everyday they would bus us to Shawnee Lake. The state park is a hidden gem. There is so much to do! Picnic Groves, playgrounds, swimming in the lake, hiking, boating, sand volleyball or just relaxing in the grass. It's a great way to spend a sunny afternoon!

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Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2015

Well worth visiting this state park. The path around the lake is level and easy. Some other trails were also available.

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2015

When visiting this area, we always try to make it a point to walk around Shawnee Lake on this very nice trail. You may even get a chance to spot a bald eagle or an osprey diving for dinner. The trail offers a fairly easy grade.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015

Picture Perfect! This is an Excellent place to walk, drive, camp and relax. A must see from the norm of everyday busy life.

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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015

Nice drive through the park with great views of the park/lake. There was an art show in the afternoon!

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