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Little Buffalo State Park

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Little Buffalo Road, Newport, PA
+1 717-567-9255
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Little Buffalo

Little Buffalo state park is a great place to hike. There is quite a few trails,And the old covered... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johnny C
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Missoula, Montana
Total outdoor experience, including historical Perry County, PA

Whether hiking, biking, rowing, swimming, picnicing, camping, or doing a guided nature tour, Little... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2017
dknoye
,
Elliottsburg, Pennsylvania
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“covered bridge” (13 reviews)
“hiking trails” (12 reviews)
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Little Buffalo Road, Newport, PA
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+1 717-567-9255
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Little Buffalo state park is a great place to hike. There is quite a few trails,And the old covered bridge and mill are great. The lake is great for fishing and the swimming pool is nice.

1  Thank Johnny C
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Reviewed December 15, 2017

Whether hiking, biking, rowing, swimming, picnicing, camping, or doing a guided nature tour, Little Buffalo State Park fits the bill!! Well maintained properties, hiking trails, swimming pool with slide, campsites for all means of outdoor living, lake for fishing and small boating ( ice fishing...More

Thank dknoye
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

Whether out for a walk or run, there are easy and more advanced trails here. Lake for boating, fishing and a pool when in season. We attended a family gathering in a pavilion that was reserved. it was great for all ages! Plus bathrooms!!

Thank Patti W
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

This is a great place to just get away and enjoy nature. There is a beautiful lake and hiking trails.

Thank rice_4_me
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Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Very clean campground and facilities Friendly staff, well maintained hiking trails and a beautiful lake. Our first time there and we will definitely return.

Thank 437olive
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This is for family young and old! Great camping area, picnic areas, many trails with a variety of difficulty. Great pool area with snack bar and water sprinklers for the kids to run through (pay to swim) Occasional activities at the mill end of the...More

Thank Hu20
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Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Wow, Little Buffalo State Park has something for everyone.Here you can fish on Holman Lake which is open all year round.This park also has Camping for tents and RV, plus you can rent one of there small cabins.Along with Nature Programs, picnic area, a swimming...More

3  Thank Geneva D
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Beautiful historic park in Perry County. Numerous trails. Love the mill, covered bridge and Blue Ball Tavern. A great place for the whole family.

1  Thank Judy W
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Reviewed March 9, 2017

This is a State Park that I would highly recommend! There are so many charming features that you do not expect to find in a state park like the dearest running water mill, perfect backdrop for family photos and such an interesting find! There's also...More

2  Thank Donna S
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

Little Buffalo is the kinda park you can go to alone or with someone and have an equally great time. The walk around the lake is a beautiful, relaxing experience. They offer picnic areas while your visiting the park and swimming. If you like being...More

Thank tbowersox5
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Arminta G
May 4, 2017|
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Response from Hu20 | Reviewed this property |
There are restrooms but I have not camped there so I can't help with the second question. I live nearby. Best thing to do would be to call them directly. The pool area is awesome!
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Tattooedcupkake
August 10, 2016|
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Response from Peggy Z | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry thatI cannot answer your question, we did not visit the pool. We only walked by it.
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