We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Presque Isle State Park

Is this your business?
1 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2065
+1 814-833-7424
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Not a great teip

My boyfriend and I went to Presque Isle on Labor Day because we wanted to enjoy a beach before the... read more

Reviewed today
Sara H
,
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Beautiful park

This is such a nice state park. Nice beaches for swimming. I go here at least once or twice a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Justin S
Read all 2,458 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“presque isle” (548 reviews)
“lake erie” (254 reviews)
LOCATION
1 Peninsula Dr, Erie, PA 16505-2065
CONTACT
Website
+1 814-833-7424
Write a Review
Reviews (2,458)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 2,437 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to Presque Isle on Labor Day because we wanted to enjoy a beach before the weather got bad. When we arrived, the beach was PACKED - not a huge deal, but we couldn't even find a place to set our...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is such a nice state park. Nice beaches for swimming. I go here at least once or twice a year. Definitely worth it.

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was surprised at how large it is and how many beaches there were. Many people were on bike rides, wished I had one with me. Nice relaxing summer day here and see other sights of Erie, PA also.

Thank Kai1565
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for a nice long walk, trail goes right beside the lake , saw ducks and a heron. Path is wide enough to walk on one side and bike on the other . Didn't check it out this time but there is also a lighthouse...More

Thank Rick Janine G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Even though we had rain we took a walk down the lighthouse path. It goes straight for about 1.5 miles through the woods and bogs.

Thank JimS628
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wish we could have been there on a nice day. We had abnormally warm, but there was a constant light rain, so we did our visit mostly by car with short walks. I can see that this would be a wonderful summer spot, with lots...More

Thank BonnieS980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love, love, love Erie Pa. Good food, beaches, shopping and casino. Have to say loved the casino. Havent been there for awhile and was pleasantly surprise. More new Machines. Really enjoyed this trip. Will return for sure.

Thank janicemtilley654
Reviewed 1 week ago

We left our Hotel on the Bay of Erie to drive to the Beaches especially Beach 1 on Presque Isle to search for stones and explore the surroundings.

Thank PSK201212
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed biking around the state park on designated bike trail , beautiful setting, lots of parking available

Thank bbc1977
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for the sunset on Lake Erie. Wasn’t disappointed. Get a good table on the beach about an hour before sunset and have picnic supper.

Thank Pissed-A-Hole
Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Sara's
764 reviews
.13 miles away
Syd's place
58 reviews
.69 miles away
Stevo's Pizza
50 reviews
.18 miles away
Brew Ha Ha at The Colony
29 reviews
.80 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Waldameer Park & Water World
819 reviews
.42 miles away
Tom Ridge Environmental Center
362 reviews
.28 miles away
Presque Isle Lighthouse
63 reviews
.31 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
cindykolch
August 18, 2017|
AnswerShow all 16 answers
Response from jessjg21 | Reviewed this property |
Yes absolutely! Just be sure to bring something to pick up after they go to bathroom!
1
Vote
Sarah C
August 13, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Loretta C | Reviewed this property |
I was only at Beach 11, but I heard the lifeguard tell someone else that 11 has the least waves, and it is pretty flat to get in the water. It worked for me as I was using a cane. There were many small children there and... More
1
Vote
pbp007
August 11, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Audreyml345 | Reviewed this property |
We not only have the beach but Waldameer water park is there to. If you like a real Italian food we suggest trying U Wanna Pizza and a Pie, 2430 West 8, they have the best authentic homemade dough pizza , you can call them... More
0
Votes