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Great little state park

Love this local state park hidden away nestled in the hills of Perry county. Far enough from city... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2019
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Late Summer Weekday Visit

The pool is wonderful. Only half open, due to staffing issues, but more than enough space for all... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Danna S
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Little Buffalo Road, Newport, PA
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Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Love this local state park hidden away nestled in the hills of Perry county. Far enough from city life but close enough that grown up entertainment is just 30 minutes in any direction. Worth checking out camping available. Great public pool and plenty of trails...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank J S
Reviewed August 28, 2018

The pool is wonderful. Only half open, due to staffing issues, but more than enough space for all. Clear, clean and family friendly. Great for our 2 year old, 6 year old and 50+ people.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Danna S
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Enjoy hiking, picnicking and hiking in a definite off the beaten track state park. Nature trails a big plus for all ages to experience. Lake very popular in order to cool from humid summers. Bring your gear from home . State park employee will give...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Love Little Buffalo. Now that the lake is full I’m back on my kayak The pool and picnic areas are nice and well kept. Great place to spend the day with family and friends

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank amishboatdrinks
Reviewed May 30, 2018

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.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Johnny C
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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank dknoye
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!!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Patti W
Reviewed July 12, 2017

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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank rice_4_me
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.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 437olive
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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Hu20
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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!
August 10, 2016|
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Response from 687peggyz | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry thatI cannot answer your question, we did not visit the pool. We only walked by it.