Boyd Big Tree Conservation Area

Boyd Big Tree Conservation Area


Location:On Blue Mountain in Middle Paxton and Lower Paxton townships in south central portion of the state.
Facilities:Hiking trails (11 miles), cross-country ski trails.
Activities:Hiking, cross-country skiing, hunting, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Large trees of numerous species are scattered throughout the area, providing habitat for deep forest birds, especially warblers. A large field of butterfly weed blooms in late July and early August, attracting many butterflies.
Address:c/o Little Buffalo State Park
RR 2 Box 256A
Newport, PA 17074

Phone:717-567-9255
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/boydbigtree.aspx
Size: 914 acres.

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Boyd Big Tree Conservation Area, $203,280 to Palmer Construction Co.
Upon successful completion of the campaign, CPC will deed it to the Commonwealth as part of the Boyd Big Tree Conservation Area.
The heavily wooded Boyd Big Tree Conservation Area opened last year.